Adri Cachinero Vasiljevic

Genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist @adricv


Securitising the Unsecuritisable

Bandwidth trading and echoes of a future past

Late 2001 marked, for many reasons, the end of an era and the beginning of a new…


The Interview’s Missed Opportunity

A step forward that still pulls defeat out of the jaws of victory for internet business models


Streaming Like a Firework

Tidal, Spotify, HiFi and Product Differentiation in Digital Music


Bottom line: Hifi streaming works as a differentiator if you


Lost in Translation

An appeal for the end of voice-dubbing and for downloadable language packs in video games 


Securitising the Unsecuritisable

Bandwidth trading and echoes of a future past

Late 2001 marked, for many reasons, the end of an era and the beginning of a new…


Politics and Transit Maps

Harry Beck and the terrifying erasure of West Berlin


Schematic transit maps are probably one of the world’s most successful and iconic…


Swiss Delaware and Dutch California

US States as countries with similar GDP per capita


The Little Republic That Could


15th Century Italy’s borders would be unrecognisable to modern eyes. A mish-mash of a Papal theocracy, family-owned city-states and foreign kingdoms rampaged…


Designed and assembled for Congress by Apple in California

Why surf-pop, iOS7 and the new Mac Pro sound less like design and technology and more like tax performance…


Power in Numbers

The Four Basic Freedoms of the EU and the Unthinkable


The free movement of goods, capital, labour and services across 27 countries is…