Spider magazine temporarily Suspending Publications


Pakistan’s famous internet magazine "Spider" is temporarily suspending its publications from September 2014 to undertake an editorial revamp.

Spider magazine was started by Dawn Group of Newspapers and has been quite an interesting magazine on internet surfing, tech gadgets, gaming and other internet related topics.

A reader said he received a letter from Spider earlier this month stating that Spider magazine is temporarily closing down and the remaining subscription

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