Chinese and Syrian hackers, internet trolls and hacking collectives like Anonymous tend to give hacking a bad name, but some people hack for good too. This week on New Tech City, meet the participants of a civic hackathon as they try to solve the problem of price gouging at bodegas in Newark.
Weeks after enraging customers by announcing a price hike, Netflix has subscribers up in arms again. Netflix is splitting into two different companies, the DVD mail-rental company announced Sunday. Netflix will now predominantly be a film streaming service, while their offshoot Qwikster will handle mail-delivered DVDs.