Ever wondered why Netflix killed Qwikster? This infographic provides one big reason.
[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2012/03/7G8QnA.jpg[/newsimage]Last fall, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings had a plan: to spin off the company's successful by-mail DVD rental business into a new outfit called Qwikster. Basically, it was Netflix with a new (and silly) name. Prices would remain the same, and all subscribers had to do was bookmark a new site. As it turned out, it wasn't a very good plan. Hastings pulled a 180 mere weeks after announcing it, killing the split and keeping Netflix, well, Netflix.
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