Well, that didn't last long. There was a major customer reaction when Netflix raised the price of its plan that combines online streaming and DVD by mail rental, and that outcry grew louder when Netflix decided to split the mail rentals into a separate service called Qwikster. Now, that service is no more. Story after the jump!
Netflix Co-Founder and CEO Reed Hastings updated the company blog today to say that they are splitting up the streaming and mail service into two separate companies. If you're excited about renting videogames from a company formerly known as Netflix in the same way you have been renting DVDs, bump this jump!