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Hublot becomes the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of the World Poker Tour

Hublot becomes the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of the World Poker Tour

Tonight Hublot presented a Big Bang specially dedicated to poker devotees here in Las Vegas. Click on “read more” to discover the two limited watches …

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As rumoured one week ago … Guy Sémon takes over the lead at TAG Heuer

As rumoured one week ago … Guy Sémon takes over the lead at TAG Heuer

Just a quick update for you. One week ago I wrote that Guy Sémon will be the successor of Stéphane Linder, who resigned. The two major newspapers in the french speaking part of Switzerland quoted me for this prediction… Today I can […]

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IWC Schaffhausen line extension: The Portofino Hand-Wound Pure Classic (Ref. IW511101/IW511102)

IWC Schaffhausen line extension: The Portofino Hand-Wound Pure Classic (Ref. IW511101/IW511102)

Only two hands and a winding crown, a wristwatch could hardly be more modest. Click on “read more” to see pure IWC-design at its best…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: The Montblanc Heritage Spirit Orbis Terrarum

Pre-SIHH 2015: The Montblanc Heritage Spirit Orbis Terrarum

The Heritage Spirit Orbis Terrarum interprets one of the most contemporary and useful complications – the world time function – in a new, innovative way.

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Tudor Heritage Ranger – an eye-catching timepiece that represents excellent value for money.

Tudor Heritage Ranger – an eye-catching timepiece that represents excellent value for money.

The Tudor Oyster Prince Ranger Ref. 7995 produced in the late 1960s inspired the 2014 Heritage Ranger. Click on “read more” to discover the new version …

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This is the new Mido Multifort 80th Anniversary GMT Edition

This is the new Mido Multifort 80th Anniversary GMT Edition

The new Mido Multifort 80th Anniversary GMT Edition features a second zone-time mechanism. A moving, compartmentalized flange displays the names of cities representing the world’s 24 time zones.

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Ulysse Nardin Perpetual Calendar Manufacture – Boutique Edition

Ulysse Nardin Perpetual Calendar Manufacture – Boutique Edition

Ulysse Nardin unveils its GMT+ Perpetual exclusive boutique edition limited to 250 pieces. IMO a very good looking version of the manufacturers classic…

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Breaking news: Stéphane Linder has decided today to resign from his role of President & CEO of TAG Heuer

Breaking news: Stéphane Linder has decided today to resign from his role of President & CEO of TAG Heuer

Stéphane Linder has decided today to resign from his role of President & CEO of TAG Heuer to pursue other professional endeavors. Will Guy Sémon follow him?

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Talking to Nick Hayek, CEO Swatch Group, about challenging the Swiss Watch Manufacturers, about Swiss Made and the need to always be a step ahead of everyone else.

Talking to Nick Hayek, CEO Swatch Group, about challenging the Swiss Watch Manufacturers, about Swiss Made and the need to always be a step ahead of everyone else.

After the today´s Omega-pressconference I talked to Nick Hayek about his ongoing effort to challenge his competitors and how he tries to defend the Swiss Made. I invite you to listen to our conversation…

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Talking to Stephen Urquhart, President of Omega, about the new METAS certification for Omega

Talking to Stephen Urquhart, President of Omega, about the new METAS certification for Omega

Right after the press conference I talked to Stephen Urquhart about the importance of the today´s step. I invite you to listen to our conversation…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia, Saxonia Automatic, and Saxonia Dual Time.

Pre-SIHH 2015: A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia, Saxonia Automatic, and Saxonia Dual Time.

You don´t see anything new? At first sight I fully agree! You have to look twice to discover the Saxonia watch family with its new dial design…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Calendar with a meteorite stone dial.

Pre-SIHH 2015: Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Calendar with a meteorite stone dial.

“Master Calendar, a calendar straight from space”, says Jaeger-LeCoultre. Let´s have a look at the new watch that will be presented officially in January at the SIHH 2015 in Geneva.

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The Watch-Insider´s smartest and, at the same time, best value for money watch of the year 2014

The Watch-Insider´s smartest and, at the same time, best value for money watch of the year 2014

Already last year I was thrilled when Oris presented its Aquis Depth Gauge. This year Oris tried to outbid itself and succeeded. Click on “read more” to discover the watch…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: Piaget Altiplano Chronograph – The world’s thinnest hand-wound flyback chronograph timepiece


Pre-SIHH 2015: Piaget Altiplano Chronograph – The world’s thinnest hand-wound flyback chronograph timepiece


The hand-wound flyback chronograph with its 4.65 mm movement and its 8.24 mm case is the thinnest in the world in terms of both its ultra-thin calibre and case.

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Smoking hot: Hublot unveils its new Classic Fusion ForbiddenX watches

Smoking hot: Hublot unveils its new Classic Fusion ForbiddenX watches

Hublot started its partnership with the famous cigar maker Arturo Fuente two years ago. The King Power Arturo Fuente chronograph was the first shared timepiece. Now four different Hublot Classic Fusion ForbiddenX models will follow…

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The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Dress Watches 2014

The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Dress Watches 2014

After presenting you my top 10 chronographs, my top Rolex and Omega watch of the year 2014, I want to show you my top 10 dress watches. Click on “read more” to see my choice…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: Discover the Baume & Mercier Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve + the Baume & Mercier Hampton Automatic

Pre-SIHH 2015: Discover the Baume & Mercier Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve  +  the Baume & Mercier Hampton Automatic

In January 2015 at the SIHH in Geneva Baume & Mercier will present a punch of novelties. Two of the watches you can discover already today…

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The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Chronographs 2014

The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Chronographs 2014

We are approaching the end of the year 2014 and it is time now to let you know which are my top 10 watches 2014 in different categories. Today I want to start with the chronographs…

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This is the boutique exclusive Hublot Big Bang Unico All Black Limited Edition

This is the boutique exclusive Hublot Big Bang Unico All Black Limited Edition

For the very first time, after opening one mono-brand-boutique after the other one worldwide, Hublot creates a collection of chronographs, where matt black fuses with blue, red, green and orange, exclusively available in the brand’s 71 boutiques. 

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