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Armin Strom Minute Repeater Resonance

Earlier this summer, independent watch brand Armin Strom unveiled its second Masterpiece watch: the Resonance Minute Repeater. We covered that watch thoroughly here and here (where we discuss why the watch didn’t make it to the GPHG jury). The watch warrants so much because it is a world’s first and worthy of the coverage.  Recently, though,…

Watch Review: Porsche Design Monobloc Actuator Watch And Enter A Contest For A Chance To Win One

The Porsche Design Monobloc Actuator chronograph is revolutionary in design and technology.

If you are a race car lover and a watch lover,  read on, because this article is for you. At Baselworld 2017,  Porsche Design unveiled the revolutionary Monobloc Actuator chronograph watch. Here we take a close up look at what makes this watch so special, and bring you news of how you can enter to win…

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12+ Terrific Watches for Mother’s Day (slideshow)

Ulysse Nardin Classico Lady Grand Feu

Get off your duff and go get Mom something special for Mother’s Day. If she loves flowers, great get her an amazing bouquet, but because flowers will die — make sure they are accompanied by a great gift that says you care.  Give the gift of time. Here we take a look at 12 terrific watches…

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Mother’s Day Watches from Baume & Mercier That Won’t Break the Bank

If you haven’t purchased your Mother’s Day gift yet — get moving. Mother’s Day is on Sunday and mom is the most important person in your life … Let’s face it, without her you wouldn’t be here.  So don’t settle on a card, candy or flowers — give her something that will last a lifetime: Time.…

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Review: Corum Golden Bridge Stream Watch Offers Architectural Majesty (price)

Corum Golden Bridge Stream watch takes inspiration from the architectural aspects of the Golden Gate Bridge.

Those familiar with Corum know that this brand offers some of the most innovative watch designs on the market — and always has. From the renowned Coin watch and the Admiral’s Cup to the famed Bubble and the Golden Bridge, Corum regularly releases timepieces that bridge the gap of aesthetics and technical mastery. The news Corum Golden Bridge Stream watch is…

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Would You Spend a Million Dollars on a Watch? These Brands Hope So

Richard Mille RM 50-03, million-dollar watches of 2017.

The biggest watch exhibitions of the first half of the year 2017 are complete and we found several key noticeable trends. Watches at the affordable spectrum were strong, and so were the uber-expensive watches. As such,  we bring you a comprehensive line up of six approximately $1-million-dollar watches unveiled this year. Would you spend a million…

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Oris Unveils Hammerhead Limited Edition Watch to Fight Shark Extinction

The Oris Hammerhead Limited Edition watch is water resistant to 500 meters.

Oris has long been involved in the world of sports, from aviation to auto racing and diving. In fact, the brand has been creating dive watches since the 1960’s, and its timepieces are typically built to withstand the tests of weather, pressure, water and more. Now, they are built to help fight the threat of shark extinction.…

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Longines Conquest 1/100th Horse Racing Watch Awarded to ‘Always Dreaming,’ Winner of the Kentucky Derby

The horse, Always Dreaming, won the 143rd Kentucky Derby, timed by Longines.

It was an exciting weekend in the world of sports. At the 143rd Kentucky Derby, “Always Dreaming” came out on top in a five-in-a-row winning streak. The horse splashed through the mud at Churchill Downs as though it didn’t’ exist to come up with a 2-3/4 length victory. Always Dreaming ran 1 1/4 miles in 2:03.59 –…

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Madison Avenue Watch Week Takes Place Next Week in NYC

Madison Avenue Watch Week will showcase demonstrations in watchmaking and other events.

  The seventh annual Madison Avenue Watch Week takes place next week in New York City. From May 8-13, a variety of events and demonstrations will be held by watch and jewelry retailers along a particular stretch of Madison Ave, New York. In many instances, top watch brands will be showing new timepieces not yet…

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The Pros and Cons of the New HYT HO Liquid-Filled Watches

HYT HO Silver watch

HYT, Hydro Mechanical Horologists, revolutionized the interpretation of how time is displayed on the wrist by using liquid inside the watch. Through a system of patented thin glass tubes and bellows to drive a proprietary liquid around the watch dial, the nature of reading time has become a new experience. Over the years, HYT has…

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Inside Havana, Cuba: Five Things You Must Do in Cuba in Three Fast Days of Delight

Each plaza in Old Havana is more beautiful than the previous one. (Photo: R. Naas)

Yesterday we brought you a look at the recently revived St. Petersburg-Habana Regatta, officially timed by Ball Watch USA. Today, we bring you on the rest of our journey in Havana — a look at three days of delightful experiences. Learn what you need to know for three fast days in Havana. Because yesterday we…

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