About Jerry Silfwer ("Doctor Spin")

Senior Digital Strategy & Public Relations Adviser
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Jerry's online basecamp

Welcome to my online basecamp. This is where I test ideas, share stories, and keep track of projects.

Now, I'd like to think that I'm many things. I'm a senior digital strategy and PR adviser. Corporate spin doctor. Photographer. Public speaker. Freelancer. Survivalist and outdoor enthusiast. And, I like writing existential horror fiction.

Year of birth: 1979
Family: Wife Lisah Silfwer, son Jack
Location: Stockholm, Sweden

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Considerations for a Sentient AI — The Singularity Challenge

Sentience, conscious autonomy, might be less about computational prowess and more about biological limitations that we must learn to mimic through technology.

New Gear: FeiyuTech Vimble 2

Going to try some video shooting with this gimbal from FeiyuTech, the Vimble 2. It's a budget-class gimbal for vertical mobile video with a selfie stick.

The Internet of Brains and Swarm Intelligence — Time to Plug In

Scientists have now demonstrated an "internet of brains" — in rats. This is a huge step towards direct brain-to-brain contact and swarm technologies.

The Case Against Twitter’s Decision to Ban Political Advertising

After the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Twitter's decision to ban political advertising plays to people's fear of data-mining and their distrust of politicians.

Will Artificial Intelligence Replace Your Communications Department?

Artificial intelligence will not replace communications per se, but fewer of us will be needed as a result of having much better tools.

It’s Okay To Be Smart (and 1,5K+ other Science Videos to Watch)

Between these Youtube channels, there are close to 1,5K science videos for you to choose from, so you should find something new to learn.