Discussing: Netflix and The Streaming Business

As probably everyone knows by now, Netflix is separating their two aspects of service into different subsidiaries. The name Netflix will stay with the streaming service they provide and the DVD mailing service will be called Qwikster. The general consensus to this announcement seems to be universally negative and following the price increase earlier this year, Netflix is no longer as beloved as they make questionable decisions. The backlash is understandable. People don’t adjust to change well, especially when they enjoy the service the way it is as much as most do with Netflix. The software for the service is now being including into televisions directly as a result. I’m sure there are some manufacturer that are less than happy with the decision as it lowers the amount of people who would’ve associated Netflix with DVDs or had the service just because they had DVDs mailed to them.

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