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H. Moser Venturer Tourbillon Dual Time white gold w slate dial

H. Moser & Cie. to Unveil Smartwatch Next Week

With the launch of the Apple Watch getting closer, the Swiss effort to claim a piece of the new smartwatch market is intensifying:  I have obtained preliminary details that independent, high-end watch manufacture H. Moser & Cie. will reveal what it calls “the world’s first haute horlogerie smart watch” one week from today.  This pending […]

Breitling Jet Team European Tour

Weekend Watch: Breitling Chronomat 44 Blacksteel for Jet Team American Tour

To celebrate the historic first tour of the Breitling Jet Team in North America, Breitling is pleased to unveil the Breitling Jet Team American Tour Chronomat 44 Blacksteel timepiece in a limited edition of 500 pieces.  The new watch has a 44mm blacksteel case, onyx black dial, and distinct yellow accents, which mirrors the colors […]

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4N Sapphire Planet case teaser - Perpetuelle

First Look: The 4N Sapphire Planet, by Franςois Quentin

Baselworld 2015 First Look… Well, well, well…isn’t this interesting.  Since the 2010 reveal of 4N’s first watch, an intriguing jumping disc digital display (hours and minutes), company founder and mastermind Franςois Quentin has flown a bit under the radar, working on improvements to his MVT-01 caliber’s mechanical architecture (including work with AP Renaud & Papi) […]

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EUR CHF Graph courtesy xe-com

Patek Philippe Lowers Watch Prices in USA

As you may be aware, the Swiss Central Bank recently abandoned its caps on the CHF/EUR exchange rate.  This led to an immediate and rather significant ~15% move in the currency, to the detriment of … [Read More...]