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Apple Watch. So guys did you like it? Let me know what you think!

Apple Watch. So guys did you like it? Let me know what you think!

Not bad alt all I would say! But this is not a watch, this is the reincarnation of the iPod Nano, now designed with round edges to be worn on the wrist. A kind of Bonsai-iPhone…

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Line extension: The Wempe Zeitmeister Glashütte i/SA Chronograph Moon Phase

Line extension: The Wempe Zeitmeister Glashütte i/SA Chronograph Moon Phase

As its full name states, the Wempe Zeitmeister Glashütte i/SA Chronograph Moon Phase is a sophisticated timepiece with integrated and user-friendly additional functions. Click on “read more” to get the story…

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I want your opinion! Jonathan Ive, Apple’s design chief, said: “Switzerland is in trouble”. Do you agree? Will the Swiss Watch Industry really be in trouble?

I want your opinion! Jonathan Ive, Apple’s design chief, said: “Switzerland is in trouble”. Do you agree? Will the Swiss Watch Industry really be in trouble?

Last week Jonathan Ive announced troubles for the Swiss Watch Industry, today I learned through Reuters that Apple Inc also invited top fashion editors and bloggers for the September 9th event. What do we have to expect?

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Victorinox Swiss Army celebrates its 130th anniversary with INOX

Victorinox Swiss Army celebrates its 130th anniversary with INOX

Victorinox is celebrating with a timepiece that is authentic to the brand, robust and reliable in all conditions. That watch is called Inox.

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Montblanc Bohème, these new ladies watches do in fact reflect a bohemienne lifestyle.

Montblanc Bohème, these new ladies watches do in fact reflect a bohemienne lifestyle.

You all know that Jerome Lambert, the former CEO of Jaeger-LeCoultre, took over Montblanc as CEO last year. With all his experience Jerome now will boost Montblanc into another league of watchmaking.

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Peter Stas, Founder & CEO of Frederique Constant Geneve, just announced me a record first half year result.

Peter Stas, Founder & CEO of Frederique Constant Geneve, just announced me a record first half year result.

My friend Peter talked about results with 26% growth compared to 2013. Click on “read more” to get the full story…

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Tissot T-Touch Expert Solar. The techy side of Swiss watchmaking

Tissot T-Touch Expert Solar. The techy side of Swiss watchmaking

Tissot presented its first tactile multi-functional watch in 1999. Tactile means: by touching the watch glass at defined positions you get access to its functions.

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For the ladies: Two new elegant timepieces from Max Bill by Junghans

For the ladies: Two new elegant timepieces from Max Bill by Junghans

You either like the Bauhaus-design of these Junghans watches or not. I personally like the straight Max Bill design and I think the watches would look pretty nice on our significant others wrists. Have a look…

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Hublot is the first luxury brand to embrace the world of American Football and signs with the Dallas Cowboys.

Hublot is the first luxury brand to embrace the world of American Football and signs with the Dallas Cowboys.

Hublot today announced an exclusive partnership with the Dallas Cowboys, making the Swiss luxury watch brand the Official Luxury Watch & Timekeeper of America’s legendary football team.

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DON’T CRACK UNDER PRESSURE. Do you remember the early 1990´s campaign of TAG Heuer? Now it´s back!

DON’T CRACK UNDER PRESSURE. Do you remember the early 1990´s campaign of TAG Heuer? Now it´s back!

In terms of avant-garde marketing the good “old” TAG Heuer campaign from 1991 to 1994 was far ahead of time. I couldn´t believe TAG Heuer is really bringing “Don’t crack under pressure” back. Please have a look and tell me what you think.

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The Longines Twenty-Four Hours Single Push-Piece Chronograph

The Longines Twenty-Four Hours Single Push-Piece Chronograph

This is another affordable wristwatch that reflects Longines’ vast know-how and tradition. Click on “read more” to discover the chronograph…

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Announcing a special event: Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the “Lange 1” that was presented with the first A. Lange & Söhne collection of the new era in Dresden in 1994.

Announcing a special event: Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the “Lange 1” that was presented with the first A. Lange & Söhne collection of the new era in Dresden in 1994.

The actual celebration will only take place the 24th October in Dresden. But in preparation to it I will already attend a very special Lange 1 event next Tuesday with A. Lange & Söhne. Curious? Please click on “read more” …

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Omega plays golf!

Omega plays golf!

Omega just extended its partnership with the PGA of America through 2022. Do you want to see the brands golf watch collection? Yes! Then click on “read more” …

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Actual fact and figures from the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry (FH)

Actual fact and figures from the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry (FH)

If you want to know how many watches have been exported to which country and for what value I probably have some answers for you. Please click on “read more” to get the information…

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The latest COSC figures for July 2014 and the development 2014 so far…

The latest COSC figures for July 2014 and the development 2014 so far…

As always up-to-date I today present you the latest COSC-figures. They show the results of July 2014 and the development in 2014 so far. Please click on “read more” to get this latest update…

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The new Rolex Deepsea sports a deep blue to pitch-black gradient dial.

The new Rolex Deepsea sports a deep blue to pitch-black gradient dial.

The new Rolex Deepsea was introduced on Monday 4 August in New York during the US premiere of the documentary film in the presence of James Cameron.

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I want your opinion: Is it enough to colour a typical pilots watch and to launch the watches under the name Pop-Pilot?

I want your opinion: Is it enough to colour a typical pilots watch and to launch the watches under the name Pop-Pilot?

We know how a classical and typical pilots watch looks like. Black and white are the only two colours used for these emblematic timepieces. Tell me now what you think about these ones …

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10 years Habring2 . Maria and Richard Habring celebrate their first decade with Felix.

10 years Habring2 . Maria and Richard Habring celebrate their first decade with Felix.

Felix is the name of a new wristwatch fitted with the first Habring2 in-house calibre. Listen to my interview with Richard Habring and see first exclusive pictures of the calibre A11 and Felix.

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Breaking News: Ulysse Nardin sold to Kering

This is the official press release more to come later… Please check on my blog, I have been announcing this since Baselworld 2014…

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Coloured straps in alligator for your Officine Panerai watches

Coloured straps in alligator for your Officine Panerai watches

If you wish to pimp your ticking Swiss-Italian cult object on your wrist click on “read more” to see what official possibilities you now have…

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