FiOS subscriptions rise in Q2

More than a million customers added over the past year

NEW YORK -- Telecom giant Verizon Communications continued to grow the user base of its FiOS TV service in the second quarter.

The company added 300,000 net new FiOS TV subscribers, bringing its total to 2.5 million.

The growth pace was in line with the 299,000 video users added in the first quarter.

Over the past year, Verizon has added more than 1.1 million FiOS TV customers.