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By: Tom Kennett

Mon, 26 Mar 2007 17:17:55 +0000

The trend continues with "Life" http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070326/us_nm/time_life_dc Time Inc. to end Life magazine but keep it online It is the latest magazine to shut down as more readers desert print publications for online news and photos.



By: Bugsy

Mon, 26 Mar 2007 15:01:55 +0000

This story is confirmed.



By: lisa picarille

Mon, 26 Mar 2007 14:47:11 +0000

here's the official word from infoworld's editor-in-chief http://weblog.infoworld.com/techwatch/archives/010942.html



By: Matt McAlister » InfoWorld to close magazine business

Mon, 26 Mar 2007 04:33:47 +0000

[...] David Churbuck says this move fits with IDG’s long term strategy, “it’s not a big surprise, nor, does it mean anything especially dire or negative about the ongoing strength of the InfoWorld franchise online. I was at IDG two years ago, I knew its managers and editors, and the plan at IDG was to go hard in the direction of online at all possible velocity.” [...]



By: Mukund Mohan

Sun, 25 Mar 2007 22:15:02 +0000

Their online site gets about 3 Million page views and 1 million uniques. That's a good turnaround from their poor story in 2005. The thing that amazes me is that there are more new magazines I get in the "micro niche" format for IT but the broad here's what IT is doing is dying. Wonder what this says if anything about IT in general. Is Nick Caar right? Mukund



By: Jim Forbes

Sun, 25 Mar 2007 21:15:34 +0000

sAM FORGOT TO SAY "SOURCES SAID" kINDA IONIC THAT sAM BROKE THE STORY. iF THIS DOESN'T HAPPEN TOMORROW, as promised, i'm gonna write about it. cHIEF JUAN DE Fuca in the hidden camp of Escondido.



By: Vario Creative Blog » Sam Whitmore: Infoworld To Fold Print Edition

Sun, 25 Mar 2007 18:10:13 +0000

[...] David Churbuck notes on his blog that: “…it’s not a big surprise, nor, does it mean anything especially dire or negative about the ongoing strength of the InfoWorld franchise online.” [...]