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Nomos Glashütte Tangente Automatik with in-house calibre DUW 3001 @ Baselworld 2015

Nomos Glashütte Tangente Automatik with in-house calibre DUW 3001 @ Baselworld 2015

Nomos strikes again and presents a 100 % in-house developed and manufactured automatic calibre with in-house manufactured escapement. The new Nomos Glashütte Tangente Automatik will sell for only 2600 Euro…

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Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award, Speedmaster White Side of the Moon and the new Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon collection: Black Black, Sedna Black, Pitch Black and Vintage Black @ Baselworld 2015

Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award, Speedmaster White Side of the Moon and the new Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon collection: Black Black, Sedna Black, Pitch Black and Vintage Black @ Baselworld 2015

These are the first Omega-Baselworld 2015-novelties I want to show you, there is of course more to come in the next days. Discover dozens of live taken pictures on six pages…

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Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra James Bond Limited Edition @ Baselworld 2015. Life taken pictures of the watch.

Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra James Bond Limited Edition @ Baselworld 2015. Life taken pictures of the watch.

Beginning of February I presented you already the new Bond watch. What I did not have at that time were life taken pictures. Here they are! 

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Louis Vuitton Escale Minute Repeater Worldtime and Escale Timezone @ Baselworld 2015

Louis Vuitton Escale Minute Repeater Worldtime and Escale Timezone @ Baselworld 2015

I just met Hamdi Chatti who is in charge of the development of watches at Louis Vuitton. What he showed me was a quite amazing timepiece, have a look…

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Patek Philippe Reference 5524 Calatrava Pilot Travel Time and Reference 5370 Split-Seconds-Chronograph @ Baselworld 2015

Patek Philippe Reference 5524 Calatrava Pilot Travel Time and Reference 5370 Split-Seconds-Chronograph @ Baselworld 2015

These are the first two Patek Philippe Baselworld 2015 novelties I can present you. The new Calatrava Pilot Travel Time is a paradigm change for the Geneva watchmaker and the Split-Seconds-Chronograph a new highlight in the collection.

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Louis Vuitton Tambour éVolution Black Collection @ Baselworld 2015

Louis Vuitton Tambour éVolution Black Collection @ Baselworld 2015

The new Tambour éVolution collection transforms the Tambour watch by Louis Vuitton in an ultra-masculine version with strong lines and a high-tech profile.

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Hermès Slim d’Hermès @ Baselworld 2015

Hermès Slim d’Hermès @ Baselworld 2015

This extreme simplicity symbolises the return to the fundamentals of the watchmaking art. This is so far my Baselworld 2015 favourite.

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Longines – The Longines Heritage Diver 1967, The Longines Pulsometer Chronograph, The Longines Equestrian Pocket Watch Horses Trio 1911 @ Baselworld 2015

Longines – The Longines Heritage Diver 1967, The Longines Pulsometer Chronograph, The Longines Equestrian Pocket Watch Horses Trio 1911 @ Baselworld 2015

Longines always leads the way when it comes to good quality and design and pretty affordable watches. These are the first highlights of the Longines Baselworld 2015 novelties.

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Breitling Galactic Unitime SleekT, Superocean II, Colt 36 and Bentley GMT Light Body B04 Midnight Carbon and Bentley GMT Light Body B04 S @ Baselworld 2015

Breitling Galactic Unitime SleekT, Superocean II, Colt 36 and Bentley GMT Light Body B04 Midnight Carbon and Bentley GMT Light Body B04 S @ Baselworld 2015

Discover a very first choice of Breitling Baselworld 2015 novelties on four pages by clicking on “read more”…

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The Apple Watch gets less attention than expected. Here are my thoughts about the Apple Watch, a device I would rather like to call iPhone Wrist Interface then watch.

The Apple Watch gets less attention than expected. Here are my thoughts about the Apple Watch, a device I would rather like to call iPhone Wrist Interface then watch.

If you surf through the internet these days and if you collect information about the Apple Watch what you read and see is not really encouraging for Apple. What do you think? Can I get your opinion?

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Swatch Group Annual Results Press Conference 2014 – Listen to CEO Nick Hayek and see pictures of his presentations.

Swatch Group Annual Results Press Conference 2014 – Listen to CEO Nick Hayek and see pictures of his presentations.

Today Swiss Timing, the Swatch Group‘s expert in timekeeping, hosted the Annual Results Press Conference. This is a summary highlighting some of the explanations given by the CEO.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Chopard Mille Miglia GTS Power Control powered by the in-house calibre Chopard 01.08-C

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Chopard Mille Miglia GTS Power Control powered by the in-house calibre Chopard 01.08-C

Since 1988 Chopard is the official timekeeper and an essential sponsor of the Mille Miglia. Now the watches from the collection with the same name get in-house calibres.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Erwin Sattler launches a pocket watch

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Erwin Sattler launches a pocket watch

Clock manufacturer Erwin Sattler is well known for his stunning precision pendulum clocks manufactured in Germany. I invite you to discover his first pocket watch..

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Apple Watch – A Swiss website just published the prices of the Apple Watch. I could not believe what I was seeing … (Updated 15:07)

Apple Watch – A Swiss website just published the prices of the Apple Watch. I could not believe what I was seeing … (Updated 15:07)

After a lot of rumors concerning the pricing of the Apple Watch I now found them being published at www.businessmontres.com. The only comment I have in mind today is: The world belongs to the brave! 

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Swatch Touch Zero One – Nick Hayek, CEO of Swatch Group, just sent me this brand new video. Have a look…

Swatch Touch Zero One – Nick Hayek, CEO of Swatch Group, just sent me this brand new video. Have a look…

The new Swatch Touch Zero One is the first step of Swatch Group to capture the Fitness and Smart Watch market. As the product itself is very emotional I just got this video that will be released later today.  

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Frédérique Constant and Alpina reveal the first Swiss Horological Smartwatch, powered By MotionX. Discover the watches and listen to my interview with Frédérique Constant group CEO Peter Stas.

Frédérique Constant and Alpina reveal the first Swiss Horological Smartwatch, powered By MotionX. Discover the watches and listen to my interview with Frédérique Constant group CEO Peter Stas.

Powered by MotionX, the new Swiss Horological Smartwatches are capable of bi-directional communication with iPhone and Android apps. Discoverwatches by clicking on “read more”…

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Today @ 03:00 UTC, when the embargo is lifted, I will together with Frédérique Constant and Alpina reveal the first Swiss Horological Smartwatch. Don´t miss to discover the new watches and to listen to my interview with Frédérique Constant group CEO Peter Stas.

Today @ 03:00 UTC, when the embargo is lifted, I will together with Frédérique Constant and Alpina reveal the first Swiss Horological Smartwatch. Don´t miss to discover the new watches and to listen to my interview with Frédérique Constant group CEO Peter Stas.
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Swatch Touch Zero One – Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek sets the first step to capture the Fitness and Smart Watch market.  

Swatch Touch Zero One – Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek sets the first step to capture the Fitness and Smart Watch market.  

In honor of the new Beach Volleyball collaboration, Swatch has created the Touch Zero One. Guys, the cards are being reshuffled. Touch Zero One is only the first step …

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The Smart Watch Story continues… Check out the new Pebble Time

New Hardware Enables More with Pebble Time Without Sacrificing Battery Life

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Breaking News: Stéphane Linder new CEO of Gucci Timepieces and Jewelry

Breaking News: Stéphane Linder new CEO of Gucci Timepieces and Jewelry

The former TAG Heuer CEO Stéphane Linder today was announced to be the new CEO of Gucci Timepieces and Jewelry.

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Breaking News: Laurent Dordet appointed CEO of La Montre Hermès.

Breaking News: Laurent Dordet appointed CEO of La Montre Hermès.

Laurent Dordet, currently CEO of Hermès Maroquinerie Sellerie, has been appointed CEO of La Montre Hermès with effect March 1st 2015.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Black Ceramic and Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Grey Ceramic

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Black Ceramic and Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Grey Ceramic

The collaboration between Ferrari and Hublot started in 2012. Nine limited Ferrari chronographs have been launched so far. These are two new Big Bang Ferrari “racing” versions for the year 2015.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Breitling Chronoliner

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Breitling Chronoliner

Breitling is an “official supplier to world aviation”. The Swiss watch-manufacturer found inspiration in a model from the 1950s and 60s to present its new Chronoliner.

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Swatch Sistem51 – discover the new SISTEM PINK, SISTEM GREEN, SISTEM CHIC, SISTEM CLASS, SISTEM CREAM

Swatch Sistem51 – discover the new SISTEM PINK, SISTEM GREEN, SISTEM CHIC, SISTEM CLASS, SISTEM CREAM

The Swatch Sistem51 is the Swiss made mechanical watch that has turned the old and traditional watch world upside down. It’s not made by hand, but on a fully automated assembly line.

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A. Lange & Söhne 1815 “200th Anniversary F. A. Lange”

A. Lange & Söhne 1815 “200th Anniversary F. A. Lange”

Yesterday, live from Dresden, I was able to present, once again ahead of time, the first pictures and information about the stunning “1815″. Today, back in the office, let me add a bit more information…

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Patek Philippe aligns global pricing and adjusts to the strong Swiss franc. Official Press Release…

Patek Philippe aligns global pricing and adjusts to the strong Swiss franc. Official Press Release…

Already eight days (!) ago I informed you correctly as one of the very first that Patek Philippe will make some price adjustments. Today the famous Geneva watchmaker released this …

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A. Lange & Söhne 1815 “200th Anniversary F. A. Lange”

A. Lange & Söhne 1815 “200th Anniversary F. A. Lange”

A. Lange & Söhne 1815 “200th Anniversary F. A. Lange”. A new limited to 200 pieces platinum watch for 31.500 Euro including 19 % VAT. Just presented here in Dresden by A. Lange & Söhne CEO Wilhelm Schmid.

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Glashütte Original & Berlin International Film Festival “Berlinale”. The Saxon watchmaker becomes a protagonist. View five short films and then be my juror.

Glashütte Original & Berlin International Film Festival “Berlinale”. The Saxon watchmaker becomes a protagonist. View five short films and then be my juror.

Since five years the Saxon watchmaker is official partner of the Berlinale. With five short films Glashütte Original this year changed its passive role to become also a protagonist.

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Hublot & Supermodel Bar Refaeli & the new Hublot Big Bang Broderie

Hublot & Supermodel Bar Refaeli & the new Hublot Big Bang Broderie

Supermodel Bar Refaeli is the face of Hublot’s new ladies’ campaign. See pictures & videos and discover the new Big Bang Broderie. 

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Saint Honoré – the Tour Eiffel timepiece

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Saint Honoré – the Tour Eiffel timepiece

For the first time ever real steel taken from the Tour Eiffel (Eiffel Tower) in Paris has been incorporated into a watch bezel. Click on read more to discover the new timepiece…

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