Dan NystedtIDG News Service

MSN taking the brunt of Google’s U.S. search blitz

Google increased its U.S. Internet search market share in July, while MSN has been the biggest loser.

HTC's 3G iPhone rival out in 30 countries already

HTC said 50 operators have launched the Touch Diamond in 30 countries so far, and HTC plans to put out 4 or 5 more Diamond handsets.

Ex-Googler, husband launch Cuil new search engine

A ex-Googler and her husband launched the Cuil search engine, which aims to topple Google by indexing more Web pages than the search giant.

Apple stock bitten by earnings forecast, Jobs

Apple's stock plunged in after-market trading on concerns for Steve Jobs' health and a worse than expected earnings forecast.

Intel Atom for netbooks costs 52% more than desktop version

The netbook version of Intel’s Atom microprocessor costs 52 percent more than the desktop version

Yahoo reveals more on Microsoft talks, defends board

Yahoo defended its board in a 32-page presentation, and revealed more on the Microsoft talks.

Report: New 3G iPhone costs $173 to make

The iPhone 3G costs just $173 to make, according to market-research firm iSuppli.

Report: Google faces Android handset delays

Google’s new mobile phone software, Android, faces delays, the Wall Street Journal reports

HTC iPhone rival launches in Taiwan Saturday

HTC's iPhone rival, the Touch Diamond, goes on sale in Taiwan on Saturday for $786.

Analyst: Apple may ship 18 million 3G iPhones this year

Apple could sell 18 million iPhones this year, according to an analyst at CLSA Emerging Markets.

Asustek to launch iMac rival in September

Asustek plans to launch an iMac rival in September, the Eee Monitor.

HTC Touch Diamond to cost around $855 in Taiwan

The much-hyped 3G phone will cost around $855 when it launches in Taiwan next month.

Yahoo faces shareholder ire over failed Microsoft bid

Yahoo shareholders are suing the company over the failure of the Microsoft deal.

HTC beats Apple to 3G with Microsoft-based iPhone rival

HTC announced the Touch Diamond on Tuesday, the 3G update to its popular Touch smartphone.

MacBook Air spurring LED use in screens

The MacBook Air is spurring the use of LED backlights in notebook PCs, thanks to its ultra-thin design.