Watches

Longines reimagines the Charles Lindbergh-designed Hour Angle

The aviation tool gets a modern update.So you're 25 years old and you've just completed the first non-stop transatlantic flight in history, what do …

What’s So Special About Independent Watchmakers? | Quill & Pad

by Łukasz Doskocz<p>Whenever I think about a watch made by an independent watchmaker, a certain recollection comes to mind – one that could explain my …

The 3 Best Dividend Stocks in Luxury Goods

Coach, LVMH, and Tiffany all offer decent dividend yields, but are they reliable income investments?<p>Luxury retailers often thrive during bull markets …

Stocks

Set Your Swiss Watch for Disappointment - Bloomberg Gadfly

It's one step forward, two steps back for the makers of bling watches.<p>Swiss watch exports fell 5.7 percent in April, after March broke a 21-month …

Roger Moore's coolest James Bond gadgets

Supercars

Stand Out with the Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Black Camo

Home > Luxury Watches > Stand Out with the Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Black Camo<p>The whole point of camouflage is to help you blend in with the environment, …

Affordable Vintage: Head-to-Head With the Omega Seamaster ref. 166.0240 and King Seiko ref. 5621-7030 - worn&wound

One of the most difficult things about watch reviewing is that it often exists in a vacuum. While you can easily get a sense of the quality of a …

Seiko

Feature Request: iPad Workouts Dashboard for Apple Watch exercises

I sometimes use my iPad at the gym to watch videos or read iBooks to pass time while exercising with the elliptical or treadmill. The tablet form factor is sleek and doesn’t draw attention to itself, and the iPad usually lays over whatever screen the gym equipment offers.<p>This works well because I …

Smartwatches

Abiteboul: Red Bull, as always, is making wrong communication

Renault F1 chief Cyril Abiteboul has taken a swipe at Red Bull for trumpeting to media that they are expecting a major engine upgrade for the …

Auto Racing

Nike Launches Four New Apple Watch Bands

Hot on the heels of launching iPhone cases made from sneaker soles, (Pun intended) Nike has now announced the launch of four new Apple Watch bands. …

Smartwatches

Chopard to Launch Sustainable-Oriented Fragrance Line

Chopard is to reenter the fragrance market with the launch of a range of scents containing sustainable ingredients. At a lunch on Tuesday cohosted by …

Chopard

London’s Design Museum Takes Flight With Cartier in Motion Show

<b>LONDON —</b> When Emperor Napoleon III asked Baron Haussmann to clean up the stinking, narrow streets of 19th century Paris and recast the French capital …

Avant-garde

Apple Watch versus GPS reference clock

Watch the video embedded below on a big screen if you can, so you can really see the movement of the Apple Watch second hand. Not sure I’d expect …

Smartwatches

The Best Watches of 2017

Watches that mix modern technology with old-school appeal.<p>Tsovet SVT-RM40 ($325)<p>It was the Tsovet’s minimalist design that won us over. The solid stainless-steel case is water-resistant to 100 meters and houses a simple face meant to mimic the readout on an old fighter jet. Even more subtle: the …

Casio G-Shock Gravitymaster GPW2000

First seen at Baselworld 2017, Casio’s new G-Shock Gravitymaster GPW2000 is fully connected to GPS and boasts a ‘Mission Stamp,’ a function that records time and location. This data can then be sent via Bluetooth to a dedicated mobile app that retains a detailed graph of the wearer’s movement …

Casio

Why We Love Bauhaus-Inspired Watches

In his <i>New Yorker</i> piece “Confessions of a Watch Geek,” writer Gary Shteyngart details a panic attack on a stalled N train, soothed by a mechanical …

Shopping

The Best Graduation Gift Is a Vintage Pocket Watch and Here’s Why

At a Phillips auction on May 18 in Geneva, even before that Basquiat painting broke records for selling at a breathtaking $110 million, the auction …

Pocket Watches

The Best Fitness Watches of 2017

Wrist computers finally show their style.<p>Apple Watch Series 2 ($599)<p><b>Gear of the Year</b><p>The second iteration of Apple’s smartwatch earned our Gear of the Year nod for doing one thing insanely well: worming its way into every corner of our lives. It patches through texts and calls directly to our …

Wearable Tech

Speedy Tuesday - Sedna Gold Speedmaster Racing Master Chronometer

In the last few days, I’ve been posting a couple of gold watches on my private Instagram account (@rjbroer). Not to test or try something, but …

Audemars Piguet

Introducing: The H. Moser Swiss Alp Watch Zzzz

I'll just go ahead and say it: This is my favorite iteration of the Swiss Alp Watch yet. I'm a big fan of H. Moser and really enjoy the brand's mix …

Swiss Watch Exports Decline in April on Fewer Working Days - Bloomberg

Swiss watch exports resumed a losing streak in April, hurt by weakness in the key markets of Hong Kong and the U.S. and weighed down by fewer working …

Business

Hands-on: Ugreen Portable Magnetic Charging Stand for Apple Watch

The Portable Magnetic Charging Stand for Apple Watch is lengthy in name, but simple in purpose and execution. Ugreen’s latest Apple Watch accessory is a portable stand that can be adjusted to rest at a 45-degree angle to easily accommodate an Apple Watch with a closed-loop band installed.<p>Featuring …

Smartwatches

Serena Williams' Stylist Dishes On Her Maternity Style

One of the highlights of the Met Gala earlier this month was, undoubtedly, Serena Williams making her first red carpet appearance since announcing she was pregnant. The tennis icon looked resplendent in emerald satin Versace, and ever since then, we've been eager to see what would come next in …

Fashion

Pokémon Watch Unveiled For $258,000

Pokémon fans with deep pockets and large bank balances are sure to be interested in this very unique tourbillon Pokémon watch which has been created …

Nike releases more Apple Watch bands to match your kicks

The bands come in white, blue, pink and navy and will be available June 1.<p>Now you have one more motivation for your morning jog: matching your fitness tracker to your sneakers.<p>Nike unveiled its newest batch of Apple Watch bands today, which go with its upcoming Nike Air VaporMax shoes. The bands …

Smartwatches

IWC Unveils the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Sharks”

The latest in a series of watches conceived to support conservation, the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Sharks” is a monochromatic take on the IWC …

IWC Schaffhausen

SNL Unveils a Diamond Encrusted Cartier Fidget Spinner to Occupy Even the Most Exclusive Snob

In a very clever aux ad on Saturday Night Live, a very patient man gave his rather snobbish date a diamond encrusted Fidget Spinner by Cartier to …

Fidget Spinner

Meridiem Free Energy AM Watch Collection

Use nature to power your timepiece with the Meridiem Free Energy AM Watch Collection. This series features two beautiful styles: the AM08 – Solar and …

Energy

How to use your Android Wear watch with an iPhone

If you've got a smartwatch rocking Android Wear 2.0 then you don't have to pair it with an Android phone - you can use an iPhone instead. You won't …

Smartwatches

Cartier Panthère Launch Party

These days, you use your phone as an alarm clock, but when it comes to telling time, a classic watch is still the way to go. And no one does watches …

Fashion