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Andrian Georgiev

Bulgarian. Worked 4 years as a business technology reporter at Capital Weekly / Graduated from Sofia University in Public Relations in 2010. Interested in product development for the web. Favourites: Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Boardwalk Empire and The Sopranos.
Techniques of power in branded data visualizations

Techniques of power in branded data visualizations

Applying Foucault's idea of panoptic modality of power to branded data visualizations.

Marcelo Somers: Advertising works when it can scale

The Syndicate is a new breed of an ad network. Among its members are Khoi Vinh, former design director, Marco Arment, creator of Instapaper, and Horace Dediu, mobile computing analyst.

What makes a good review online?

Some observations from the paper "Being Heard in Review Communities: Communication Tactics and Review Prominence".

Richard Stallman: Don’t use Facebook

An interview with the GNU founder about issues with user-generated content in social networks.
Autoguard app review

Autoguard app review

This is a free Android app that serves as a black box for a car.
What happens to your online data when you die?

What happens to your online data when you die?

Not that you'd care, but it’s messy.

‘Mapping E-Culture’ book review

The book is recommended for people who start their new media education and/or want to get introduced to some pioneering digital artists in the Netherlands, Brazil, China, Egypt, Lebanon and Palestine.


If the TechCrunch controversy reveals anything, it is that CPM advertising is a corrupting revenue stream.