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 Galaxy S III Landing on Five U.S. Carriers in June

Can't wait for Samsung's newest Android-powered smartphone? You can expect to get your hands on one by the end of this month.

iPhone 4S goes prepaid on Cricket: What you need to know

Now you can get the iPhone without a contract on Cricket.

Cricket Brings iPhone to its Prepaid Network

Customers will pay $55 per month for unlimited voice, SMS and data.

Ditch Your Contract, Save Money With Red Pocket Mobile

Red Pocket Mobile's SIM cards hook into AT&T's network, and are compatible with any unlocked GSM phone.

Are flexible displays a true innovation or just a gimmick?

Will flexible displays shake-up the mobile industry? While phones with flexible displays are expected to ship later this year, we won't see truly bendable displays for another few years.

The Best Phones From Every Carrier

Whether you’re on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, or Verizon, terrific handsets abound, with even more due later this year. Here are the best bets to replace your old clunker.

Maker Faire 2012 in pictures

Robots, steampunks, and Tesla coils galore! Maker Faire is one of the coolest festivals out there for geeks, inventors, crafters, and anyone with the DIY spirit.

What's next for Windows Phone?

With Windows 8 on the horizon, what does the future hold for Windows Phone?

HTC Evo 4G LTE Review: Gorgeous, but No LTE for Now

It supports 3G until Sprint builds out its LTE network, but its display, camera, design, and multimedia features make it the best phone offered by Sprint.

Kyocera’s Hydro and Rise Android Smartphones: A Quick Look From CTIA 2012

The latest inexpensive Android phones from Kyocera don’t have the most cutting-edge specs, but they do run Android 4.0.

Cricket to Shake Up Prepaid Phone Sector with 4G, High-End Smartphones

Cricket says it has a big portfolio of 3G and 4G phones coming, as well as a growing LTE network.

HTC One V at a glance

We got an exclusive look at the HTC One V coming to the U.S. this summer.

Color App Streams Live Video to Facebook Friends on Verizon

The app, which is restricted to Android devices, takes advantage of Verizon’s 4G LTE network.

HTC EVO 4G LTE Hits Sprint on May 18 for $199

The phone has a 4.7-inch Super LCD display, a high-end 8-megapixel camera with ImageSense and runs the Android 4.0 interface with HTC’s Sense 4.0.

Samsung Galaxy S III: Hands-On With a Smartphone Sensation

We took Samsung's latest Android phone, which caused a worldwide uproar when announced last week, for a test drive. We found a svelte design, a killer display, and some other cool features.