Physically, Newsweek's coming back. It will cost more and have fewer ads. On Tuesday, Christine Haughney reported in The New York Times that one year after printing its last edition with the above cover, the weekly newsmagazine will return to print.
Jim Impoco, Newsweek editor-in-chief, said: “It’s going to be a more subscription-based model, closer to what The Economist is compared to what Time magazine is. We see it as a premium product, a boutique product.”
Newsweek has changed hands and identities a few times over the last few years, from merging with The Daily Beast under Tina Brown to last year's switch online to August's sale to IBT Media. (more...)