The Eighth Network acquired TheCodePlayer and added a small membership fee along with new content and stock photos, themes and graphic assets.
Here's their announcement:
Change the site over to a $5/month membership (or $100 one-time lifetime fee) site where 100% of your dollars go back into resources for it's members. Your membership would include:
Silicon vanity.com is not affiliated with TheCodePlayer. We write blog post about resources that beginners and professional developers can use to learn programming languages. TheCodePlayer stood out as one of the first sites to offer step-by-step walkthrough.