FiOS Goes Portable With Flex View
Verizon has launched a new portable component to its FiOS service, in which customers can take purchased on-demand movies on the round on computers or portable devices. FlexView, as the service is called, will soon offer TV shows as well.
The service offers 1,400 currently available movie titles.
"Verizon is taking the triple play to the triple screen, making on-the-go video programming quick and easy," Shawn Strickland, vice president of consumer strategy and planning for Verizon, said as part of the announcement. "This is a valuable extension of our FiOS TV VOD service, enabling customers to rent or purchase video programming and enjoy it anytime, anywhere – even outside of Verizon service areas.