While I understand why they would need to do it, this would be disappointing.
I also suspect that it will not bring in quite enough money to support their current collection of content. Perhaps what they might consider first scaling back their content production as a way to cut costs...
After being pressured by their user base, MvixUSA, the distributor of the Mvix MX-760HD Wireless Media Center, has obtained the source code to the firmware from the Korean manufacturer, Unicorn Network Total Solution, and made it available for download on their website. The firmware is based on the uClinux kernel. This is reminiscent of the fight that the community had to go through with GamePark Holdings, Inc. to have them
I've got a bad feeling about this.