The ancient Babylonians decided that there are 360 degrees in a circle and that time itself could be expressed within that circle. We have come full circle (pun intended) with technology. Creating 360-degree content is a key in developing a closer connection to clients.
CNN has a virtual reality page where viewers can see events, including this year’s running of the bulls in Spain —unimaginable in the not too distant past. The Google Cultural Institute allows visitors around the world to visit many world museums and UNESCO World Heritage sites. All you need is a computer or device and an Internet connection.
Pearl: An Animated Short by Patrick Osborne
Oscar nominated virtual reality short, Pearl, directed by Patrick Osborne and sponsored by Google Spotlight. It is described as “A sweet coming-of-age story that follows a daughter, her musician father and the family car over a span of years, following the duo as the daughter grows from a tiny tot to a young woman ready to take her father’s legacy to the next level.” Although fictional, this story is fitting as takes us on a 360 degree journey through time and if your father plays the guitar, it will definitely resonate with you.
Beatrice De Quervain, Hublot U.S. president, and Roberto Chiappelloni, owner of Manfredi Jewels, with Alex Rodriguez on September 22 at Yankee Stadium.
Spring training is right around the corner for readers who suffer from what NPR’s Robert Siegel describes as “advanced baseballophilia” , and the 2017 World Baseball Classic has already begun for the internationally minded readers.
Watch brands love baseball too but for different reasons than the average enthusiast. Hublot is especially interested in the sport. In 2010 the presidents of Hublot U.S. and Manfredi Jewels commemorated Alex Rodriguez’s 600 home runs with a unique Big Bang Power Black Magic Chronograph before a packed Tampa Bay Rays game in Yankee Stadium. The Swiss company is also a global sponsor of this year’s 2017 World Baseball Classic.
Rodriquez’s girlfriend, actress Jennifer Lopez, has her own line of fashionable quartz watches, The Jennifer Lopez Collection.
Fountain pen and wristwatch in Vortic’s Chicago World Champions Commemorative Set.
Vortic Watch Co. in Fort Collins, CO, honors the Chicago Cubs 2016 World Series victory over the Cleveland Indians that ended the team’s 108-year World Series drought in its Chicago World Champions Commemorative Set. The set includes its American Artisan Series 2.0 watch with an Elgin movement and a leather strap cut from a vintage baseball glove. Created by…