Ginny MiesContributor, PCWorld

Ginny covers smartphones, apps and the occasional pet gadget. She's a sucker for pretty product design and usually has at least three smartphones on her.

Samsung Focus 2: First Impressions of a $50 Windows Phone

The Samsung Focus 2 is an inexpensive, but stylish Windows Phone that will run on AT&T’s 4G LTE network.


Verizon's HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE Makes its Debut

Verizon's latest LTE phone runs Android 4.0 and has an 8-megapixel camera and built-in Beats Audio for music enhancement.


CTIA 2012 Preview: New Phones, More Debate Over Spectrum

CTIA 2012, the big U.S. mobile phone and tablet show, kicks off Monday. Will a few very hot LTE phones make their debut?

Samsung Galaxy S III: Everything You Need to Know

Here's the scoop on what Samsung didn't discuss at the launch party of the next hot Android phone.


Samsung Galaxy S III: Watch Live Video Feed of the Announcement

Samsung is hosting a livestream of the event on its Facebook page while PCWorld will have a live blog.


TechHive: Ban Bloatware--We Want Our Smartphones Back

Why is bloatware so bad? It goes beyond taking up space on your smartphone and cluttering your screen; some of these apps can make your phone more vulnerable.

Smartphone Camera Face-Off: Seven Phones Put to the Test

Your next smartphone also wants to be your next point-and-shoot camera. We tested seven of the hottest smartphones available right now to see which took the best still images and video.


HTC One S Review: Ultramodern Design, Awesome Camera

The HTC One S is the ultimate multimedia phone, from gaming to music to snapping high-quality photos.


LG Viper 4G LTE: Eco-Friendly, Fast, but No LTE--Yet

The LG Viper has a stylish, eco-friendly design with a speedy processor, but you might not be able to utilize its 4G LTE speeds any time soon.


LG Viper: First Impressions of Sprint's New LTE Phone

The LG Viper has a stylish, eco design and a wallet-friendly price, but you might not be able to utilize its 4G LTE speeds any time soon.


Nokia Lumia 900, Printer Ink Prices, and Instagram for Android on PCWorld Podcast #135

Melissa Riofrio dishes out some interesting info about who's got horrible printer ink prices and who doesn't. Ginny rants and raves about Nokia's hot new Windows Phone, and we all shrug about the debut of Instagram on Android.


How to buy a smartphone for business

Want a phone that can double as a personal assistant? How about one that can help you make presentations on the go? Here’s what you need to know before buying a business-friendly smartphone.

HTC Evo 4G LTE Gets Official: Sprint’s Latest LTE Phone Makes Its Debut

Sprint's HTC Evo 4G LTE has a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, an 8-megapixel camera, and a 4.7-inch Super LCD display.


HTC Evo One Details Leaked Before Today's Sprint Launch

Sprint and HTC gear up to reveal a new smartphone, but a mysterious phone dubbed the Evo One hits the Internet rumor mill.


Nokia Lumia 900 Review: Best Windows Phone So Far

With a stunning display, fast data speeds, and a versatile camera, the Lumia 900 has what it takes to compete with the iPhone and with Android handsets--if Microsoft and AT&T can win over customers.