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Netflix Reverses Its Qwikster Rebranding

Say goodbye to Qwikster. The short-lived Netflix spinoff is no more, according to a post on the Netflix blog by CEO Reed Hastings earlier today. Henceforth, mail-order DVDs and streaming video will once again both be housed under the Netflix brand.

Twitter’s Qwikster Won’t Give In to Netflix Without a Fight

Netflix's current Qwikster situation is so dumb that I'd think it was staged if there were anything for the company to gain from it.

Netflix DVD Service Renamed Qwikster, With Same Pricing

After losing a million customers and a major portion of its stock value, Netflix has decided that it’s time to go in a new direction—but isn’t backtracking on the price hike that caused the fallout in the first place.