Ben Woods

Ben is UK Editor of The Next Web with a focus on UK startups, gadgets and lifestyle tech. Now a technology journalist with a specialism in mobile devices and a geeky love of mobile spectrum issues, Ben used to be a professional online poker player. You can contact him on or via Twitter.

Stories by Ben Woods


Optimizely Launches Platform for Testing and Tweaking Native iOS Apps


Nokia puts European Lumia 2520 sales on hold following potential electric shock risk from charger


Flickr for Android and iOS Overhauled with New Look and Features


BBC iPlayer and Sky's iOS TV Streaming Apps Are Experiencing Problems


Isitbump.In Could Show You How Busy Your Favorite Store or Bar Is


Pacemaker for iPad gets Cover Art 'Mix Moments', Local iTunes Search

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Amazon Partners with Samsung to Launch Custom Kindle e-Book Service


Boomerang for Android Adds Support for Microsoft Exchange Accounts


Indie Phone: the 'Silicon Valley Dream Is Part of the Problem'


Neil Young's PonoPlayer Shatters Kickstarter Goal, Raises $6.2m

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Anyone Can Now Apply to Buy Google Glass in the US, Only for 24 Hours


Parenting Website Mumsnet and Canada Hit by Heartbleed Hackers