Ziff-Davis, New York, will convert its paid monthly Windows Sources
into a controlled circulation title, possibly with the name WindowsPro
, focusing on Windows NT. Separately, ComputerLife
Publisher Ken Pearl will leave ZD after his magazine is folded into Equip
. ZD, separately, will promote its planned April 29 New York Stock Exchange debut by giving traders 7,000 geek-style glasses complete with Band-Aids and 7,000 pocket protectors. "Geek is chic," one Ziff-Davis executive explained.
Copyright April 1998, Crain Communications Inc.