Kaleidescape hasn t had it easy for the past few years, plagued by legal issues and business model changes that never quite worked out.

Now it seems the company s days are coming to an end, as the company laid off all staff and closed its doors today, according to a forum message posted Sunday night.

While things seem grim, the company hasn t entirely given up hope, as company CEO Cheena Srinivasan is still actively looking for a buyer for the company.

So far, however, he hasn t been successful.

I never planned for this day, Srinivasan told CEPro.

When Kaleidescape first launched as a company, it was with a type of product that hadn t yet been invented: a server that could rip the user s DVDs, store them, and make them available to watch, meaning no more manually switching discs.

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