Ben Wood

Ben Wood, Chief of Research

Ben leads the research at CCS Insight having been in the mobile industry for over 20 years — he's always got a different phone in his hand, has one of the smartest homes around and loves trying out new services and features on the latest and greatest connected products.

Ben joined CCS Insight in May 2006. He oversees all research areas at the company while delivering analysis on smart devices including mobile phones, connected home products. His experience in the mobile sector includes research vice president for mobile devices at Gartner, where he led a global team of analysts. Prior to that he was a director of Mobile Streams, and has held positions at Lucent Technologies and Vodafone, where he was involved in launching SMS and mobile data. Ben is frequently quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and Business Week. He regularly appears on the BBC, Bloomberg TV and others.

Below are Ben's posts.

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US carriers team up to offer a solution to improve online authentication: https://t.co/6DsCqlfk5U
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Shaun Collins
Think about this quote every time I walk across the Thames into the City. Timeless. https://t.co/8h8lWq8Nez
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Ben Wood
RT @nickmcquire: “Our success is dependent on your success. That’s what engenders trust in the long term”. Key sentence. Trust has become n…
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Martin Garner
#msignite2018 @Microsoft -15 #IoT and #EdgeComputing releases. Includes Azure Digital Twin, Azure IoT Platform supp… https://t.co/3DD8pBFN4o
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Geoff Blaber
This is going to become a globally contentious theme for #5G. The 4G infrastructure approach won't work with 5G but… https://t.co/NMaPf8tZVT
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Marina Koytcheva
RT @KGeorgieva: My #UNGA fact of the day: 1 in 2 women in low income countries cannot prove their ID. This limits their access to critical…
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Angela Ashenden
There are now 329,000 organisations using @MicrosoftTeams - incredible growth over the last six months, accelerated… https://t.co/vQ09JIxvz8
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Kester Mann
RT @benwood: Mystery shopping the iPhone Xs Max. Very constrained stock in-store across all UK channels. Not available till “at least 20th…
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George Jijiashvili
@benwood @podtrackers @PankajKedia '@podtrackers, guys - you're missing a trick here. Make a St. Bernard-exclusive… https://t.co/7SDNuYvbQo
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Laura Simeonova
RT @benwood: P20 devices testament to Huawei's ambition in smartphone market. Consistently improving design, capabilities and appeal of its…
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Katie Taylor
Not too early to test out @sketchbookapp on the @SamsungMobile Note 8
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