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According to that article they laid off most of the staff without warning in late January. Read the article for other details .
and this one from San Antonio Express-News:
For a while they tried to keep up the appearance that they were still in business , with CEO Dan Kraus issuing the usual corporate " no worries , we're just downsizing a bit" type of statement:
quote:However, this week they abruptly pulled the plug on the MyToons site without a word of warning to any of their users , just like they did to the Bauhaus Software/Mirage user community a couple of years ago after repeatedly promising everyone that everything was fine and the future was rosy. Then one day the whole Bauhaus Software/Mirage forum and the Bauhaus website just disappeared -- POOF! -- with no warning (but with a prominent link to what they proclaimed was "the future of animation 2.0" : My Toons
"Given the current economic climate, MyToons, like many other companies, has reduced its staffing and is re-structuring its operations. MyToons continues to be in business, remains committed to the platform it has built and intends to pursue all opportunities for growth."