TAG Heuer phone watch – How thick will this thing be?

November 30, 2007 . by John Biggs

The first pictures of the TAG watch/phone UI is out an it looks insane. How thick is this thing going to be? Tag Heuer mobile phones will hit the shore in 2008 – Luxurylaunches.com

Seiko Velatura SRH005 video review from WatchReport.com

November 27, 2007 . by John Biggs

# Seiko’s new Direct Drive Kinetic movement. The watch can be charged manually by hand winding it, and it charges naturally as the movement of your arm rotates an internal rotor. # Anti-reflective sapphire crystal. # Date at the 6 o’clock position, and a retrograde day indicator. # Stainless steel case and bracelet. # Three-fold…

Ball Engineer Master II Diver TMT with thermometer

November 27, 2007 . by John Biggs

Why spend money on a pricey quartz movement when you can get a monstrous Ball with a built-in mechanical thermometer. This is a dive watch, but the coolest feature is the mechanical thermometer that reads Fahrenheit and celsius. They used tritium tubes in the watch dial and the rotating inner bezel for excellent illumination. There…

Swatch Group Sample Sale is TODAY

November 15, 2007 . by John Biggs

Head down there, guys. Good deals. I got an Omega white face GMT for $789. Our Friends & Family sale will be held on Thursday, November 15 (9am – 8pm) and Friday, November 16 (8am – 7pm) It will be at the same place as last year. The Metropolitan Pavilion 125 West 18th St. NY…

Watches from Zurich Spain

November 13, 2007 . by John Biggs

THE WATCHISMO TIMES: Smuggling Watches from Zurich…Spain – A Classic Python

What is the Equation of Time?

November 13, 2007 . by John Biggs

Timezone takes a close look at cosmology and the equation of time. Take a gander so you can see what that weird complication actually does. Having put ourselves in Fred Flintstoneā€™s shoes (or saber-toothed tiger loafers, as the case may be), we can see that one fact must have seemed obvious to our flea-bitten ancestors…

Chanel J12 GMT

November 13, 2007 . by John Biggs

I don’t usually post boutique models but this Chanel looks OK for maybe an effete world-traveller with a watch scratching phobia. The new Chanel J12 GMT with a black ceramic case has a nice 42 mm wide and 10 mm thick. Chanel claims that is unscratchable and stain-resistant. I have never had a problem with…