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GPHG 202

This year’s Grand Prix d’ Horlogerie de Geneve (GPHG)  — what some refer to as the Academy Awards of watchmaking – has announced the 84watch nominees for the 2020 edition. The nominations have been selected by more than 350 members of the watchmaking community, from brand executives, to watchmakers, watch educators and leaders and journalists…

Frederique Constant Launches New Highlife Collection

Frederique Constant Highlife

It was 21 years ago in 1999 that Swiss watch brand Frederique Constant unveiled the Highlife collection with strap built directly into the case. It was an eye-catcher that attracted watch lovers around the world. It was in this collection that the brand added its Triple Time and tourbillon watches, as well as other complications. Now,…

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The Truth Behind The Bamford, Black Badger, Zenith Superconductor Project

Bamford Watch Department x Black Badger Zenith El Primero

It was just about two weeks ago that Bamford Watch Department announced its newest collaboration. The  company has been working with Swiss watch brand Zenith for a while now and has introduced several special editions. This one, though, brings together Bamford Watch Department, Zenith and Black Badger – working together to create the  Zenith El…

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Meet The Newest Omega Seamaster 300M James Bond Numbered Edition Watch

james Bond's Omega Seamaster watch

James Bond is known for many things: the three digits that accompany his name, his suiting being tailored to the finest of measurements, his car and his watch. From 1995 onwards,  Omega (or if you are Daniel Craig Ommeeegaa) has been the essential timepiece for the MI6 operative and in keeping with the legacy, the…

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The Most Comprehensive Look At The New Rolex Oyster Perpetual Watches For 2020

rolex

In a much-anticipated roll out of new watches for 2020, Rolex releases five new-generation Oyster Perpetual watches – often adding a burst of color to the mix. Here we take a close up look at the new Rolex Submariner, Rolex Datejust, Rolex Oyster Perpetual, and the beloved Rolex Sky-Dweller, as the entire Submariner family has…

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Introducing The Watch And Tech Nerd’s Dream Book On Accutron

Assouline, Accutron

We are not kidding here. If you are an electronics nerd, a watch fanatic, a space-age lover, the newest book on a 60-year-old icon and on-going phenomenon will have you drooling. Accutron: From the Space Age to the Digital Age is page after page (for 150 pages) of history, mechanics, technological advancements and more. Written…

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Street Fighter and Seiko Join Forces For Seiko Street Fighter V Limited Edition Sports Watches

Street Fighter V Seiko 5 Sports Limited Edition

For anyone who has played the Street Fighter arcade games, the statement ‘Choose your fighter!’ is one that carries a great deal of weight. The selection is not one to be taken lightly. The decision on your selected fighter defined your fighting style and likely for a generation of gamers, their youths. Now in its…

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Angelus Unveils U23 Tourbillon Watches Inspired By Cocktails

Angelus U23 Negroni

With the last weekend of August upon is, it’s time to seriously indulge in those last summer cocktails. I can see it now, sitting poolside or ocean side with a tall, cold drink and a great Swiss watch. Luckily, Swiss watch brand Angelus, with roots dating back to 1891, has an answer that bridges both…

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Breitling Unveils Endurance Pro Watches, Strava Challenge

Breitling Endurance Pro watches

At Geneva Watch Days,  Breitling releases its sporty,  highly functional Endurance Pro watch collection. This new line is offered at a great price/value proposition and is extremely high-tech and geared-for-performance in the everyday world that many of today’s active sports enthusiasts pursue. Inspiration Behind the Breitling Endurance Pro Watch In fact, the watch was developed…

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Bovet Unveils $178,000 Virtuoso VIII Chapter Two Watch

Bovet Virtuoso VIII Chapter Two  

Known for its haute horology and love of astronomical complexities, Bovet 1822 unveils its newest Virtuoso VIII Chapter Two  watch with flying tourbillon and big date, as well as 10 days of power reserve. The Virtuoso VIII Chapter Two  watch is a deft blend of the masteries that came before it and is a unique expression…

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