Light Reading Now Available on the iPad

Dec 07, 2011, 13:00 ET from Light Reading


CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM TechWeb's Light Reading (, the largest research-led media company serving the global communications market, unveiled its Light Reading iPad app, now available on iTunes. Download the free app today by visiting:

(Logo: has always provided its worldwide audience with in-depth and irreverent analysis of the industry. Now, the experience of enjoying Light Reading's content is combined with the iPad's easy-to-use interface, giving its audience fingertip access to breaking news and industry commentary written and compiled daily by Light Reading's editors. Also available on the app is access to information on Light Reading's global online communities and events, as well as a steady stream of expert analysis from its two research arms, Heavy Reading and Pyramid Research. 

The app, sponsored by Huawei, features news and commentary in six main categories: Mobile, Cable, Europe, Asia, Research and Live Events. It also allows readers to share content easily via email, Twitter and Facebook.

"It's great to give our audience another avenue to reach Light Reading's news, blogs, photos and videos," says Phil Harvey, Editor-in-Chief of Light Reading. "Eventually I'd like to reach our audience wherever they are, on whatever device they carry, and this is a great first step toward that goal."

Download Light Reading's iPad app for free.


Press Contact:
Jennifer Baker
Marketing Director, Light Reading Communications Network
617 871 1910


About Light Reading (
Light Reading combines its research-led online communities and targeted events portfolio to help those in the global communications industry make informed decisions. is the ultimate source for telecom analysis for more than 300,000 subscribers each month, leading the media sector in terms of traffic, content and reputation. Light Reading produces targeted communications events and focused one-day conferences each year for cable, mobile and wireline executives across five continents. As part of the Light Reading Communications Network (, Light Reading leverages the industry's most trusted telecom research brands, Heavy Reading and Pyramid Research, to contribute to the only integrated business information platform serving the $4 trillion global communications industry. 

About Light Reading Communications Network (
The Light Reading Communications Network combines the most trusted telecom research brands with award-winning online communities and a rich events portfolio to deliver the only integrated business information platform serving the global communications industry.  With the power of this platform, leaders who build, deploy, finance and regulate next-generation telecom networks are able to make more informed decisions on emerging market and service opportunities. The Light Reading Communications Network is a division of UBM TechWeb (, the global leader in technology media and business information. 


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