Wall St. Journal Monthly iPad Subscription: $17.99 Cost of print version is about $29 a month By John Johnson, Newser Staff Posted Mar 25, 2010 3:49 PM CDT 15 comments Comments The iPad is shown after it was unveiled at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) (Newser) – Engadget isn't much interested in the Wall Street Journal's look at ad sales for the iPad, except for the nugget in the very last sentence: The Journal will charge $17.99 for a monthly subscription to the tablet device, which comes out next week. "For comparison, the print version of the WSJ costs $349 for 52 weeks or about $29 per month. Not bad." Click here for the full Journal article.