Daniel Eran Dilger
Random header image... Refresh for more!

Posts from — April 2011

Podcast: Apple and Location Services on the iPhone

Nightowl logo

Gene Steinberg of the Tech Night Owl invited me to talk about the Location Services on the iPhone in a podcast with Macworld senior editor Dan Moren.

You can tune into the live broadcast stream Saturday night from 7:00 to 10:00 PM Pacific, 10:00 PM to 1:00 AM Eastern, at http://www.technightowl.com/radio/. An archive of the show is available for downloading and listening at your convenience within four hours after the original broadcast.

The previous episode I appeared on is available at NOW PLAYING! March 26, 2011 — John Martellaro, Daniel Eran Dilger, and Sascha Segen

The Tech Night Owl LIVE is also broadcast on many local radio stations via the GCN network.

You can also access our show’s Podcast feed, now available at: http://www.technightowl.com/nightowl.xml.

April 30, 2011   4 Comments

Distimo polishes the Android Market turd

Daniel Eran Dilger

Mobile app analytics firm Distimo used a particularly wild amount of spin to suggest Android apps were headed toward global domination. They’re wrong, here’s why.
[

April 28, 2011   12 Comments

Why the phony LocationGate scandal targets fear of Apple’s iOS more than Android

Daniel Eran Dilger

According to hysterical reports of fear mongers, Apple and Google are tracking your every move using smartphones, compiling a historical trail they can then profit from. That’s wrong, here’s why.
[

April 25, 2011   29 Comments

Apple to license Google’s Android operating system

Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has announced plans to license Google’s Android operating system, outlining details of the new initiative in a blog post by Steve Jobs entitled “Thoughts on Google.”
[

April 1, 2011   27 Comments