I was searching Verizons site and found this announcement at:
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Verizon FiOS TV Is Here!
Sep 22, 2005
Here's a quick service highlight: Wow!!!
Service highlights include:
A broad collection of all-digital programming and compelling consumer choice - with more than 330 total channels at launch and more on the way.
A lead offer with more than 180 digital video and music channels, for $39.95 a month.
More than 20 high-definition channels, with extraordinary clarity and theater-quality sound.
Nearly 600 video-on-demand titles available to customers now, with 1,800 by year-end.
A wide range of local and special-interest channels not found on most cable and satellite systems.
Channels grouped by genres such as entertainment, sports, news, shopping, movies and family, making it easy for audiences to find their favorite programming.
An easy-to-use interactive programming guide that integrates HD programming, video-on-demand and the digital video recorder along with broadcast television into a seamless user experience.