Zenith Defy Collection On Fire … Swiss Beatz, Alicia Keys, Fabolous Launch Defy Line in NYC

 |  December 14th, 2017

After an incredible unveiling of the highly technical and revolutionary Zenith Defy Lab watch earlier this year in Switzerland, the brand struts its stuff in New York City (and recently also at Art Basel Miami) with a premier line up of celebrities and Defy watches that seem to be taking the collector market by storm.   At the recent New York City event, famed recording artist Swizz Beatz not only attended, but also, in alignment with Zenith, unveiled and raffled off…

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Graffiti Artist Alec Monopoly, TAG Heuer Unveil Limited Edition Connected Modular 45 Watch During Art Basel Miami

 |  December 11th, 2017

I have always loved art. I grew up in a family where my mother was an artist and my sister was an artist. My mom had an art gallery at one point in her life and my sister was a talented VP at a top NY ad agency. Even my oldest sister — an astrophysicist by education — has unveiled her incredible artistic side and is, today, a painter in Tucson.  So, every year, when Art Basel Miami rolls around ……

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Watch Review: Casio Edifice EQB800 Smart Watch On The Wrist

 |  December 8th, 2017

  The newly released Casio Edifice EQB800 is the latest addition to Casio America’s line of smart watches. As smart watches continue to enter the market, the latest addition from Casio is an analog interpretation of the smart watch category. I happen to prefer the analog look and am happy Casio selected it for the latest release. A companion app is also available for the iPhone to fully take advantage of the Casio Edifice EQB800’s  features. The design elements of…

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Pre-SIHH 2018: First Look at the Montblanc Star Legacy Automatic Chronograph and Star Legacy Nicolas Rieussec Chronograph (Prices, Original Images)

 |  December 4th, 2017

Celebrating its storied past and its grand ability to combine fine watchmaking with technical advancements and modern appeal, Montblanc unveils several new collections in advance of their official world release at SIHH in Geneva in January. We extensively cover the new TimeWaker watches on our “Perfect Timing” column at Forbes.com, but here we bring you the first look at the Star Legacy collection consisting of two exceptional new chronographs: the Montblanc Star Legacy Automatic Chronograph and the Montblanc Star Legacy…

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Ritmo Mundo Releases ‘Realty-Check’ Open Letter to Watch World: OMG, Shut Up

 |  November 27th, 2017

In a candid letter this weekend, Ritmo Mundo, a relatively young but established brand, issued a refreshing letter about what the brand is and is not. Entitled “OMG, Shut Up.” the letter pretty much calls out on the carpet big brands, retailers and even bloggers. Kudos to them –because much of what they say herein is accurate.  “Much” being the operative word  – not all.  Below you will find the letter in its entirety, but before you read on, we…

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