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Download: How the Clock Came to the Arm

The history of the wristwatch Like so many things, the history of the Watch begins with the war. In particular, the First World War helped the wristwatch finally displace the pocket watch.

Zenith Watches – Incomparable Precision

At the beginning of the early 18th century, a miraculous new era began for the Swiss village of Le Locle in the canton of Neuchâtel. The industry of Agriculture began promoting the Pocket Watch gradually to compete. Until Georges Favre-Jacot in 1865 at the age of just 22 years opened his Fabrique of Bill Odes • Read More »

Stowa: Airman 36 without Logo

Pilot’s Watch In Retro Look For The Anniversary Stowa celebrates its 90th anniversary with a variety of limited special editions. One of them is the airline 36 without logo. Since 1927, Stowa has been continuously building watches. In 1997 the watch brand from the Schwarzwald began producing pilot watches in the style of the historical models from the 1930s and • Read More »

Marcello C: with Color in the High Summer

The Diving Watch Nettuno 3 With the rising temperatures of the summer 2017 every cooling is welcome-whether an excavation lake, Riviera or paddling pool. A watertight timepiece ensures the necessary safety! And dense shall not mean that water comes in, but never again out! Since 1993, Marcell Kainz and his watchmakers have been building high-quality wristwatches, the Nettuno range is • Read More »

Watches of the Geneva Watch Men’s Watch

A. Lange & Söhne, Girard-Perregaux, IWC And Vacheron Constantin Are Making It Difficult Why easy if complicated is another option? Watches with complicated extractions stand out from the crowd, and if they astonish the watch enthusiast with their engineering charm, it becomes really interesting. We have looked around for you among the 30 exhibiting brands at the Geneva Watchmaker 2017 and • Read More »

Pebble Time: Better than Apple Watch

Conclusion: Crowdfunding Pro Pebble presses with the model Pebble time after front and overtakes even the small Apple Watch. The clock is running Android and iOS compatible and has now an ultra long-lasting E-ink color display.

Ladies Watches Extreme: 3 Copies for Wild Things

The snake on the wrist Wild and dangerous, exotic and seductive: The female wrist winds this summer so many snakes–for the purpose of time display. Here are three extreme ladies watches.

Apple Watch: So Exactly the Apple Clock

The Apple Watch is but what do no doubt a neat Smartwatch, the sport features as advertised? CHIP sends the Apple Watch sport 38 mm according to the Smartwatch test even through the in-house Fitness-Tracker test procedure, to make a direct comparison to the purebred activity Strackern.

Golden Balance –the Winning Watches

Festive award ceremony: Watch magazine and focus nominate the winners It is so far: on this evening of 25 February the Golden Balance 2016 is awarded. The festive award ceremony takes place at the Palais Lenbach in Munich, the fine event address of delicatessen beetles. Thomas Falter, editor-in-chief of the Watch magazine, is handing over • Read More »

8 World Premiere of the Geneva Watchmaker SIHH

From The Lightest Chronograph To The Blackest Material In The World The world has not yet seen this, at least the world of watches. At the Geneva Watchmaking Fair in 2017, there was a regular firework of never seen what concerns materials, surface treatments or the maintenance-free.

Tudor: Heritage Black Bay S & G

Bicolor And Date Display For The First Time In The Black Bay Family The Heritage Black Bay has long since reached cult status among the fans of Tudor. On the occasion of the Baselworld 2017 the Rolex sister broadens her line for the first time with the Heritage Black Bay S & G around a model in two-color dress with date • Read More »

Apple Watch 42 Mm: Bigger, Faster, Better

Conclusion:Apple Watch sports scores in the test better than the Apple Watch sport 38 mm, 42 mm and is test winner. Reasons are a stronger battery, better handling, and flottere performance as this made the small Apple Watch sports.

Bruno Söhnle: Stuttgart Ii

Tradition Meets Innovation – Special Quartz Watches Stuttgart – that is the lived connection between tradition and innovation as well as for our company the perfect symbiosis of Swabian entrepreneurs and Saxon watchmaking.

Microsoft Band: Key Features Explained

The Microsoft Band not only serves as a fitness tracker, but also comes with real Smartwatch features. We explain the most important functions of the smart bracelet.

Tudor: Heritage Black Bay

Dive Watch with tradition The Heritage Black Bay was first introduced in 2012 and was awarded the following year by the jury of the Grand Prix d ‘ Horlogerie in Geneva. 2016, it was equipped with a mechanical movement, developed and assembled by Tudor itself, the COSC-certified automatic caliber MT5602 with an aisle reserve of • Read More »

The 6 Most Exciting Black Watches of the Sihh

Audemars Piguet, Montblanc, Panerai & Co. Wear Black In Black At The Geneva Watch Salon Black is back – but it was never the right way. After the color blue of the black success story had a little bit the rank, the non-color again brings up clearly. Black is absolutely hip and belongs in 2017 necessarily to • Read More »