Wednesday, November 15, 2006

Verizon Signs Rainbow Media for FiOS TV

Verizon reached a multiyear agreement with Rainbow Media Holdings, a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems, that will make Rainbow's popular sports and entertainment programming available for the first time to Verizon FiOS TV subscribers.

The agreement includes distribution rights for MSG Network, FSN New York, FSN New England and for FSN New England's high-definition programming. Verizon will also carry Rainbow's national networks -- AMC, WE tv, IFC and fuse, along with its original on-demand networks, Mag Rack and sportskool.

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