Enhanced FiOS mobile app offers live TV on iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire

The Verizon (NYSE: VZ) FiOS mobile app now offers access to popular television shows and movies via select iOS and Android mobile devices and tablets, and Kindle Fire, with more content choice to be added later this year.

Customers can watch up to nine popular live TV channels, depending upon their current FiOS TV package, via the iPad and select Android tablets and phones, as well as iPhone and Kindle Fire tablets.

Channels available with this initial rollout, out of the home include BBC America, BBC World News, EPIX, NFL Network (tablet only) including “Thursday Night Football,” Tennis Channel and networks from Scripps Networks Interactive including Food Network and Travel Channel.

Verizon Communications, headquartered in New York, is a leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers. For more information, visit about.verizon.com.