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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)…

Meet the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean ‘Michael Phelps’ Watch

Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Michael Phelps watch with distinctive dial and color combination.

OMEGA’s newest limited edition timepiece pays homage to a legendary American athlete and a long-time Omega brand ambassador.  Michael Phelps is one of the most decorated Olympians of all time. In 2008, after winning eight gold metals, Phelps broke the record for first place finishes at any single Olympic games. Since then, Phelps has gone…

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Top Six Calendar Watches of 2017, And Our GPHG Picks

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar for GPHG 2017

The countdown to the GPHG continues, and with that our in-depth look at the final pre-selected watches … some of which have us wondering if the judges were drinking when voting. Nonetheless, today we look at the Top Six Calendar watches as pre-selected by the GPHG. The GPHG defines the “calendar “ complexity as “mechanical watches…

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‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Stars TAG Heuer’s Connected Watch … The Watch of Spies

Want to join the ranks of international spies? Don a TAG Heuer Connected watch.  In the hit movie Kinsgman: The Golden Circle that is out in theaters now (the squeal to the 2015 action/spy/comedy Kingsman: Secret Service) the newest cast member taking center stage is the TAG Heuer Connected watch.  The TAG Heuer Connected watch…

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Watch Review: A Close-Up Look At The Corum Admiral AC-One 45 Chronograph Bronze

The CO116 Automatic movement powers the Corum Admiral Cup AC-One Bronze Chronograph.

  Designed for sailing enthusiasts, the Corum Admirals Cup collection of watches is easily one of the most iconic timepieces in modern-day watch history. Now, the brand sails into a winning position with the new Admiral AC-One 45 Chronograph Bronze.  The watch has all the earmarks of a nautical timepiece, with bronze case, in-house movement,…

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Review: Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Moon Phase and Retrograde Date

Vacheron Constantin's Patrimony Moonphase Retrograde Date watch brings astronomy subtly to the wrist.

Introduced at SIHH but in stores now — just in time for the fall and holiday season — is the Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Moon Phase and Retrograde Date watch. The  complicated yet classically elegant self-winding watch is actually user friendly and carries the highest seal in Switzerland: the Hallmark of Geneva. The Patrimony, as the…

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Famed Auto Designer Peter Brock (Cobra Daytona Coupe and Corvette Sting Ray) Teams with Baume & Mercier for new Clifton Club Shelby® Cobra Watches – In Stores Now

Peter Brock in front of his own Shelby Cobra(R) Daytona Coupe, which he designed and which hit record speeds at Lemans in 1964 and won international acclaim, as well as taking the GT win at 1965 FIA Championships. (Photo: R. Naas)

In 2015, Baume & Mercier did something no one could have expected from this brand. It entered into a partnership with the Carroll Shelby Company and launched a very exclusive collection of Shelby Cobra® watches that were destined to steal hearts around the globe. Each year since, the brand has unveiled new timepieces inspired by…

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Ulysse Nardin Unveils Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco In Time for Monaco Yacht Show 2017

In honor of its ninth year as an official sponsor of the Monaco Yacht Show, Ulysse Nardin unveils limited edition Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco watch.

This year marks the ninth year in row that luxury Swiss watch brand Ulysse Nardin has been the official sponsor of the Monaco Yacht Show. To mark the brand’s support of the world’s largest mega yacht exhibition, Ulysse Nardin unveils a limited edition Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco watch. The highly-anticipated event, where some of…

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Top Six Sports Watches of 2017: Our Picks for GPHG 2017

Our picks for the Top Sport Watches of GPHG 2017: Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer

It’s not too far off: November 8th is when the 17th meeting of the Grand Prix d’ Horlogerie de Genève, GPHG, will take place. For those unaware, the GPHG is the organization and annual watchmaking award ceremony where different watches are recognized for various feats of horological wizardry. Think Academy Awards but for watches. Six…

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Don’t Miss the TAG Heuer 150-Year Heuer Globetrotter Exhibition

Heuer ads from 1936.

Just opened in 10 TAG Heuer boutiques around the world, more than 400 special retrospective watches will be on display –spread throughout the 10 locations — for the Heuer Globetrotter exhibition — taking place until  September 30. Each exhibit will be a themed collection of vintage Heuer models from the Manufacture museum in La Chaux-de-Fonds, as…

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