It’s not the end of print, sorta

While the name of the book is, The Last Magazine, it’s not really about the last, last magazine — just the end of magazines as we know them today. According to Jeremy Leslie’s review in BusinessWeek, it will be the end of magazines like BusinessWeek — at least the paper version.


“This is how it goes: over the next 20 years, mainstream magazines will cease to be distributed as printed items, as a combination of pressures pushes publishers to move to digital distribution.

My standard prediction on this topic: magazines that people display on coffee tables will exist as long as there are coffee tables.