Netflix's Turmoil: July-October

  • Netflix Introduces New Plan

    Netflix introduces a new plan to split its DVD and streaming services into two accounts. The change will result in a 60 percent price increase for subscribers who want both the streaming service and the DVD plan.
  • DVD & Streaming Will Be Two Companies

    Netflix announces that its DVD and streaming platforms will be split into two separate companies on two different websites. Netflix will be home to the streaming-video service and a new company, Qwikster, will be for DVDs.
  • Netflix Backtracks

    Following consumer outrage, Netflix announces that there will be no separation of its DVD and streaming services into two companies. Netflix will once again be home to both DVDs and streaming video.
  • Netflix Loses Subscribers

    Netflix announces its third-quarter earnings and the loss of 800,000 subscribers.