Newsweek Going All-Digital In 2013 Due To “The Challenging Economics Of Print Publishing And Distribution”

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http://techcrunch.com – Newsweek, the U.S. weekly news magazine that’s been in publication since 1933, today announced it would be going all-digital beginning in early 2013. The last print version will be the December 31, 2012 edition, and the company will rename its publication “Newsweek Global” when it goes digital-only, targeted web and app delivery. In a memo from Newsweek editor Tina Brown and new CEO Baba Shetty, the news was framed in the light of Newsweek’s merger two years ago with The Daily Beast, which the memo notes now attracts over 15 million unique visitors per month, with 70 pe (IT news)