Tutorials and educational guides and information about watches and how they work, or about what you need to know about a watch.

Four Top Dive Watches Unveiled at Baselworld 2017, at Less Than $3,000: Eterna, Oris, Edox, Citizen

Edox Delfin, the Original Water Champion, in new updated diver version.

Today’s active lifestyles are all about exploration and sports. One of the top hobbies, especially in warm weather and tropic environs, is diving. While diving requires a lot of equipment and can be a bit costly, it can also be affordable. Imagine diving the incredibly beautiful yet super affordable Bali, for instance. That may well…

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Armin Strom Unveils Watch Configurator for Unique Customized Watches

Armin Strom Watch Configurator

Luxury is all about exclusivity, about owning something  no one else has.  With that in mind, Armin Strom offers the opportunity  to create your own exclusive, customized Armin Strom watch. Thanks to the super cool new  Watch Configurator, this is a fun way to create exactly what you want from the brand’s strong repertoire of timepieces. The Watch…

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Baselworld 2017: The Do’s, Don’t’s, and Ins and Outs of the World’s Largest Watch Exhibition

The exhibition "booths" inside Baselworld are multi-storied wonderlands of watches.

Baselworld 2017 …. it  starts officially on Thursday of this week, March 23. It is the largest and perhaps the most important (depending on your viewpoint) exhibition for watches in the world. I have been covering Baselworld as an editor and reporter for more than three decades. My very first show was most likely 33 or…

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All the Presidents’ Watches: From Donald J. Trump to LBJ and JFK — What They Wore

Donald J. Trump at the Unveiling of his Trump Signature Watch Collection at Macy's in 2006

Every year on the celebrated “President’s Day” in America, we take a look at which presidents wore which watches. The thing is, with the exception of the newest president, President Donald J. Trump, that story hasn’t changed much. So, below, we give you a comprehensive look at some watches previous presidents wore, offer up a…

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Why the Groundhog Cares About Time, Weather and Groundhog Day

Why we celebrate Groundhog Day has roots dating back more than a century.

Today is Groundhog Day — when the furry creature emerges from his burrow to determine whether or not spring is in the air. If the groundhog can’t see his shadow — typically because the sun is blocked by clouds — spring will come soon. But, if it is sunny and the furry little critter sees…

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