R.I.P. Linux Journal

Linux Journal has chugged along since 1994, but has now finally ran out of steam. The Journal ceased publication as of December 1, 2017 simply through a lack of funds, according to the announcement.
The simple fact is that we’ve run out of money, and options along with it. We never had a wealthy corporate parent or deep pockets of our own, and that made us an anomaly among publishers, from start to finish. While we got to be good at flying close to the ground for a long time, we lost what little elevation we had in November, when the scale finally tipped irrevocably to the negative.
Even though I did not read it often (and am therefore a part of the problem, in a sense), it's always a bit sad to see an established product like this go under.

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