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Timex Unveils Teslar

This article by Roberta Naas first appeared in her Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com. In today’s world where magnetic fields surround us in our every day life — from cell phones and covers, to microwaves and even the upcoming 5G — the World Health Organization estimates that approximately 30% of the population (in first-world countries)…

Time Capsules: News — Bond is Back, and so is Omega – in Skyfall

By Sam Walsh The famed Secret Agent teams with Omega yet again. This fall will witness the release of the highly anticipated James Bond film, ‘Skyfall.’ In this feature, Daniel Craig once again assumes the role of agent 007, and with him brings two new guests – actress Bérénice Marlohe the hottest new Bond girl,…

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Around the World: TW Steel Unveils Kelly Rowland Watch in NYC

Last night at a huge party at The Top of The Standard in New York, TW Steel unveiled its Kelly Rowland Timepieces in honor of its recent collaboration with her. Worldwide ambassadress for the brand since December 2011, the famed global pop star Kelly Rowland (who enjoyed young fame in the spotlight as a member…

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Time Capsules commentary: Maurice Lacroix Joins Forces with Henrik Fisker

The newest brand ambassador for Swiss watch brand Maurice  Lacroix is Henrik Fisker, founder of Fisker Automotive and designer of some of the world’s iconic sports cars for brands such as BMW and Aston Martin.   A believer in automobiles being able to be environmentally friendly, Fisker created the electric vehicle extended range (Ever) luxury car,…

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Around the World: Richard Mille joins the Olympics with Watch for a Sprinter

In the spirit of the Olympics, Richard Mille announces that an Olympian contested — a sprinter – will soon be wearing a Richard Mille watch. Mille, being the consummate king of “athletes must wear the watches while performing their sport” – has opted to put a tourbillon on the wrist of this UNKNOWN runner. In…

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A Moment in Time: 2012 London Summer Olympics Swimmer, Natalie Anne Coughlin

Natalie Anee Coughlin, photo courtesy of OmegaAmerican international swimmer and 11-time Olympic medalist, 30-year-old Natalie Anne Coughlin was the first American woman athlete to win six medals in one Olympics. She also is the first woman to ever swim the 100-meter backstroke in under one minute. As a member of the 2012 United States Olympic…

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Video: Let the Games Begin! The Olympics and Omega’s version of “Start Me Up”

Even though we showed this video back on May 31 (one of the first to air it on watch sites), it warrants another look — just in time for the start of the GAMES! This is one inspirational commercial.   It is the first  LONDON 2012 TV commercial, featuring the world-famous Rolling Stones soundtrack “Start me Up” along with…

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Time Capsules: Product – Cutting-Edge Timing with TAG Heuer’s Mikrotourbillon S

Yep – from concept to cutting-edge reality – TAG Heuer says it is definitely going to be producing the newest Mikrotourbillon S watch for series (albeit most likely a very limited series) production.  The watch, equipped with two tourbillon escapements, was first shown to the world a few months ago as a concept piece. The…

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Around the World: Historic Stock Cars Rev Engines at Upcoming Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Rusty Wallace’s 1989 Winston Cup Champion road car; Photo – Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca / Allan Rosenberg America’s most popular form of motorsports will nudge its way onto the vintage race scene this summer when 27 historic stock cars participate in the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Scheduled for August 17-19 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca…

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