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Turn your watches and clocks ahead by one hour at 2:00 this Sunday morning for the start of Daylight Saving Time. (Photo: R. Naas)

OK folks, get your wallets out. Today — June 19 —  is National Watch Day. That’s right … National Watch Day. I believe its origin lies with Nordstrom, which — about four years ago — coined the term. While the original concept was to celebrate the history and design of watchmaking, it was truly most…

Panerai Reaffirms Ocean Roots with Classic Yacht Challenge, Sailing Heals and Oceana Partnership

Panerai, a brand long known for its affiliation with sailing and water, is in full swing again this season as the title sponsor of the 2016 Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge. The North America season kicked off with the Corinthian Classic Yacht Regatta in Marblehead, then moved on to Nantucket this past weekend for the Sail…

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And the Winner is: 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Best of Show Winner Gets Rolex Watch

On Friday we brought you a close-up look at all of the grand events going on at the 2016 Monterey Classic Car Week. You can read about that here. Now, we just want to take  a minute to introduce you to the “Best of Show” winner at the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance 2016. The…

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Rio 2016 Wrap Up: From Michael Phelps to Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson, the Gold, Silver and Bronze Winners are also Watch Brand Ambassadors (See what they wear)

It was a great couple of weeks at Rio 2016, where America came out on top with the highest number of accumulated medals. The Games brought us tears of joy, cries of woe, good sportsmanship and poor sportsmanship, and a host of terrific Gold, Silver and Bronze medal winners. Some of those winners are even…

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A Look at Monterey Classic Car Week 2016, Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance and Rolex

It’s been a busy week for Rolex this week, as the brand demonstrates its automobile history and spirit throughout Monterey Classic Car Week. Held in Monterey California, the week consists of a host of events that draw automobile enthusiasts from around the world. These include the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, Pebble Beach Tour D’ Elegance…

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TAG Heuer Sponsors SEA Paddle NYC, with Paddle Champion Kai Lenny Competing

Looking for something to do in New York City this weekend? Get active and drag out your paddle board or at least move to a great viewing spot for the very intriguing SEA Paddle NYC event on Saturday.  Not only is it wonderful to see hundreds of paddle boarders making their way around Manhattan, but…

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How Casio Helped Save Blake Lively in The Shallows

If you are not a lover of shark movies, you may not have seen the new Blake Lively movie, The Shallows. And if that’s the case, you may not have seen how she uses her Casio watch to plan an escape from the Great White. In the movie, while surfing, Lively’s persona, Nancy, encounters the…

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Introducing the Louis Moinet Memoris Red Eclipse Celebrating Moinet’s 200th Anniversary of the Invention of the Chronograph (and the Eclipse of the Moon)

You are seeing it here for the first time on line, as Louis Moinet shares this exclusive with ATimelyPerspective: the Memoris Red Eclipse watch. Created in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the brand’s invention of the chronograph, the brand is releasing the Red Eclipse. The official unveiling will be on September 16 at an event…

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Found and For Sale: $175,000 Pocket Watch from 1841 that Abraham Lincoln Bought for Mary Todd

Vintage watches always capture our attention, especially when the provenance is crystal clear and significant. At the upcoming Baltimore Art, Antique and Jewelry Show (August 25-28), one such vintage timepiece will be up for sale. A rare piece of history, the watch is an 18-karat gold and enamel pocket watch that Abraham Lincoln bought as…

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How Omega Timed and Captured Shauna Miller’s Dive on the Track to Take the Gold at Rio Olympics 2016

Last night at the Rio Olympics, Shaunae Miller dove for the finish line of the women’s 400M– beating Allyson Felix (a now 7-time Olympic Medalist) – and stealing the gold. Felix got the silver. Just a few short strides to the finish line of the grueling race, with Felix and Miller both running in perfect…

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Interview: Usain “Lightning” Bolt, Hublot Brand Ambassador, Makes History at Rio 2016

Last night in Rio, Usain “Lightning” Bolt made history as he won the Gold in the 100M men’s run — making him the first athlete in history to win the Gold for the 100M in three successive Olympic Games. While he didn’t break any of his own personal  records, he is still known as the fastest person in…

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