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#Verizon Faces Uphill Battle in Replacing NY’s Copper Cables with Fiber Optics

#Verizon Faces Uphill Battle in Replacing NY's Copper Cables with Fiber Optics

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Verizon is replacing damaged copper wire with fiber optic cables and updating its infrastructure. Crain’s New York Business reports that it is a tremendous logistical task—with the equivalent of 20 years’ worth of materials and installations. Seawater ruined almost [Full Story…]

NY Verizon Workers Angered Over Slow Hurricane Irene Repairs

NY Verizon Workers Angered Over Slow Hurricane Irene Repairs

Verizon employees, who recently stopped striking and are in negotiations with company, are now accusing (via their union) Verizon of purposefully slowing down repairs to NY area customer's phone, Internet and TV lines that were damage during Hurricane  Irene.  The Communications Workers of America [Full Story…]

Verizon FiOS to Air Giants NFL Draft Show Tomorrow Night

Verizon FiOS to Air Giants NFL Draft Show Tomorrow Night

With the NFL Draft 2011 kicking off tomorrow night at Radio City Music Hall in NY, Verizon FiOS TV subscribers in Long Island and Northern New Jersey will have an additional viewing option for the Giants first round pick (other than ESPN, who annually airs the draft in its entirety).  For these [Full Story…]