It is run by a group of enthusiastic Kaleidescape owners and dealers purely as a service to this community.
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The only security one can have is buying the physical media. As you correctly write providers come and go, MA is not the solution either. Sorry for those who spent money buying lower res movies there with the hope to download a full K version one day, I don't think that it's going to happen. As per Cheena's post sometime ago, K is working on a solution so let's wait and see.The need isn't just mobility though. It's backup and security for our purchases. This is an extremely volatile business. I've seen many EST providers come and go and we need security with our movie purchases.