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Omega Introduces World's First Anti-Magnetic Movement

Today in Geneva, Omega announced a new movement that is resistant to magnetic fields greater than 1.5 tesla (15,000 gauss). Introduced inside of a …

Watches

The 10 Most Popular Rolex Watches

Rolex, the mere mention of the name takes us to the world of luxurious and dependable watches. Touted to be one of the most valuable brands in the …

Watches

You Won’t Find a Better GMT Watch Than This for Under $1,000

If you aren’t familiar with Vancouver-based watchmaker Halios, you really should be. The small, independent brand has been making handsome, …

Watches

7 of the most innovative watches ever made

By Spencer Hart<p>The wristwatch as we know it has been around for a little over 200 years, and while it appears little has changed over the two …

Watches

Ich will endlich schlafen! Wie du das nächtliche Grübeln abschaltest

Mein Kopf lässt mich nicht schlafen!<p>Es ist wie verhext: Man hatte einen langen Tag, freut sich nur noch aufs Bett und eine ordentliche Portion …

Psychologie

Samsung Galaxy Watch is official, launches August 24th starting at $330

The oft-leaked Samsung Galaxy Watch is official after the company's Unpacked event today. The latest Samsung wearable comes in two sizes: a svelte …

Samsung Galaxy

Samsung stellt Galaxy Watch offiziell vor + Vorbestelleraktion

Neben dem Galaxy Note9 hat Samsung zu meiner großen Überraschung auch noch die Galaxy Watch vorgestellt. Quasi den Nachfolger der Gear S3, den man …

Gadgets

Android Pie finally fixes the Wear OS phone call audio bug after 10 months

In late 2017, Wear OS users reported via Google's issue tracker that Bluetooth call audio was thoroughly busted. Then, they waited... and waited. …

Android News

The Value Proposition: The Casio AE1200WH-1A World Timer, At Less Than One Dollar Per Time Zone

One of the things you've gotta talk about when talking about watches, is the cost of getting into the game. A lot of us get interested in watches …

Watches

Who Makes the Best NATO Strap?

The NATO-style watch strap has become more than an essential watch accessory — it’s practically a <i>necessity</i> if you love watches. And it’s not hard to …

Smartwatches

This is Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch

Note 9 rumors have been a bit of a free-for-all in the lead up to today’s big event. Samsung did manage, however, to do a slightly better job keep today’s big wearable news under wraps. We’d heard a few rumors up to this point, but the details have been pretty sketchy. As rumored, the new device …

Wearable Tech

Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Professional ‘Tokyo 2020’ Limited Edition Watches Hands-On

My guess is that these Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Professional “Tokyo 2020” Limited Editions will represent some of the nicest watches associated …

Tokyo 2020

These 7 Chronographs Sport Our New Favorite Colorway

It’s funny — as classic as the panda dial is, it’s been a relatively rare sight on modern watches for some time now. The black-and-white, …

Watches

Why The IWC Portugieser Is The Natural Choice For An Heirloom Watch

Although not an immediate success, the IWC Portugieser became the brand's most lauded family of watches. Here's everything you need to know about it, …

Watches

Uhrenklassiker im Wandel der Zeit + Wertentwicklung | watch.de - blog

Uhrenklassiker besitzen Charme, ganz gleich ob es sich um neue oder Vintage Modelle handelt. Vintage Modelle erzählen bereits eine Geschichte und …

Uhren

The 11 Best Mechanical Watches to Wear When Traveling in 2018

<i>Last Updated July, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>You’ve got your slip-on shoes, …

Watches

Bring a Loupe: This Week's Round-Up, Featuring Vintage Grand Seiko, An A-Series Royal Oak, & A 1940s Reverso

And we're back with the second HODINKEE weekly round-up of some of the best vintage watches we've found on the internet (see last week's kick-off …

Watches

Introducing: The Grand Seiko Spring Drive 8 Day Power Reserve, A Rare Example Of Japanese Haute Horology From The Famed Micro Artist Studio

I think every hardcore watch nerd dreams of owning a piece hand-crafted by Seiko's Micro Artist Studio in Shiojiri, located in Japan's central Nagano …

Watches

A Week On The Wrist: The Grand Seiko Spring Drive Snowflake SBGA211

The Grand Seiko Spring Drive SBGA011 is better known to Grand Seiko fans simply as the "Snowflake," and it's probably the single most iconic model …

Introducing: The Grand Seiko Hi-Beat 36000 SBGH267 For The 20th Anniversary Of Caliber 9S (Live Pics & Pricing)

Quick TakeFor the 20th anniversary of the mechanical Grand Seiko caliber 9S, several limited editions have been released. While two of these – the …

Watches

Hands-On: The Grand Seiko Hi-Beat 36000 GMT Limited Edition SBGJ227 'Peacock'

This particular wristwatch was announced in October of last year, and we've been looking forward to getting our hands on one ever since. The Hi-Beat …

Watches

Introducing: The Grand Seiko Spring Drive U.S.-Only Limited Editions

As Seiko-watchers will be aware, Grand Seiko has increasingly become a distinct, and distinctive, entity; one of the most important developments at …

What to Wear: An Ode to the Omega DeVille Hour Vision

The Omega DeVille Hour Vision was introduced back at BaselWorld 2007 as the first watch to sport the all-new caliber 8500. In addition it featured a …

Jewelry

The best Omega Speedmaster Watches

The Omega Speedmaster is hotter than it’s ever been. Prices for vintage pieces are steadily rising to heights previously exclusive to Rolex and Patek …

Watches

New: Omega Speedmaster Professional Tokyo Olympics 2020

Two weeks after the release of the Speedmaster Professional Ultraman Omega gives us an additional 10 (or 2*5) limited edition Speedies. The watches …

Stainless Steel

Affordable Vintage: the Ultra-Thin ’60s Seiko Goldfeather

My preferred watches tend to lean toward the dressier side. The simplicity of classic dress watches have always been a breath of fresh air to me, …

Watches

Seiko Aims for Entry-Level Luxury With Its New Enamel Dial Watches

At last year’s Baselworld, Seiko unveiled a limited edition Chronograph with a beautiful enamel dial to its Presage collection. Now, a year later, …

Grand Seiko at Baselworld 2017

One of the challenges of Baselworld is the amount of Klondike-like panning needed to separate the facts from the adjectival PR silt in which they’re …

Watches

Introducing: The Grand Seiko Hi-Beat 36000 GMT SBGJ227 'Peacock'

Some of the most popular Grand Seiko models are the various GMT models, which add a very useful complication to the always appealing Grand Seiko …

Watches

Seiko SLA025J1

Lieferfrist: 18 Jahre<p>Die Marinemaster 300 von Seiko (SBDX001) hat sich seit ihrer Lancierung im Jahr 2000 (inklusive der auf 500 Stück limitierten …

Uhren