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AOL Rejiggers Execs; Financial Times Adds Six Editors
May 11, 2010
It turns out it is possible to make a magazine in just 48 hours. Over the weekend, a bunch of people in San Francisco accomplished the task, sending 48 Hours Magazine to the printer just two days after emailing the "hustle" theme to about 5,000 people who indicated their interest. Wired contributing editor Matthew Honan told The Wall Street Journal he and the other editors received more than 1,500 submissions. The result will be available on MagCloud in the near future...
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