A Jaeger LeCoultre disaster

December 19, 2007 . by John Biggs

So wait… Japan is eating your market share so you launch THIS? People must have been stupider in the seventies. THE WATCHISMO TIMES: The Jaeger LeCoultre Wrist Discotheque of 1975



A very sweet holiday Tissot story

December 19, 2007 . by John Biggs

Altan at the BWF posted a great story about his dad’s Tissot. He bought it when he was in the army, years ago, and it served him well and long. This year he bought pop a nice new Tissot and is keeping the classic safe for future generations. See, it doesn’t have to be a…



Blancier introduces pilot model

December 19, 2007 . by John Biggs

Blancier just launched a 42mm and 55mm Pilot’s watch that looks sexy as all get out. Big is beautiful”, and that is why Blan cier has now designed a watch with a diameter of 55mm! Such a watch is worn low on the wrist, which is why the winder is positioned on the left side…



Timex iControl review revisited

December 10, 2007 . by John Biggs

Just got a chance to pay with the iControl. Don’t buy it if you’re looking for a sports watch. Buy it if you want to control your iPod from your wrist. The Timex iControl is a watch/dongle combination that lets you control your iPod from your Timex Ironman. The watch itself is quite small and…



Breaking: Swatch Group Takes Over Tiffany

December 3, 2007 . by John Biggs

As of late yesterday a deal was struck for a JV between Swatch Group and Tiffany for the world’s largest watch company to manufacture, market and distribute the watches by one of the world’s premier luxury brands. Oligarchs rejoice!