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MB&F Debuts HM6 RT in Red Gold

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MB&F Debuts HM6 RT in Red Gold MB&F refers to its watches as “Horological Machines” to set them apart from your run-of-the-mill timepiece and the resulting pieces are indeed special. So special that the latest model from the company founded by Maximilian Büsser, the HM6 RT “Space Pirate,” took the “Best of the Best” prize at the recent Red Dot ... Read More »

The Rich Would Rather Shop Retail

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The Rich Would Rather Shop Retail Over the last few years, many of us have become totally addicted to online shopping. Why waste time and gas going from mall to mall when you can compare products, search for the lowest price and place an order from your laptop or smartphone? Still, there is one group that prefers the retail experience—the ... Read More »

Huawei Teases Honor Band Zero

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Huawei Teases Honor Band Zero The invasion of the wearable devices has just begun and the latest tech firm to bring out a new smartwatch is Huawei, which teased its product with a mysterious tweet this week. The cryptic message said: “#Honor’s smart wearable device that embodies a minimalistic design, that’s #HonorBandZero. #HuaweiFacts.” Accompanying the tweet was a photo of ... Read More »

Audemars Piguet CEO Talks Asian Market, Smartwatches

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Audemars Piguet CEO Talks Asian Market, Smartwatches   In his less than three years heading up the prestigious Audemars Piguet brand, François-Henry Bennahmias has made a few major changes like making the label’s gold watches more affordable and cutting the number of new products introduced each year. In an interview with Blouin Lifestyle, Bennahmias gave his opinions on subjects including ... Read More »

LG Chem Introduces Hexagonal Smartwatch Battery

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LG Chem Introduces Hexagonal Smartwatch Battery One of the thorniest dilemmas facing the makers of smartwatches is battery life. Some, like the Apple Watch, can require recharging more than once a day if the user takes advantage of the many apps and features that come with this device. Watches that have longer battery life generally sacrifice some desirable features. Now ... Read More »

Kiss Drummer to Judge Grand Prix of Fine Watches

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Kiss Drummer to Judge Grand Prix of Fine Watches If anyone knows about keeping time, it’s the drummer for a legendary rock band. That’s just one reason that Eric Singer of long-running metal group Kiss has been chosen as one of the judges for the upcoming Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) which will be taking place in November. Singer ... Read More »

Breitling B55 Smartwatch Coming for Christmas

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Breitling B55 Smartwatch Coming for Christmas The Apple Watch will have a formidable competitor for holiday shopping dollars this season as the Breitling B55 Connected smartwatch will be hitting stores by the end of November. In an interview with Mashable, Breitling CEO Jean-Paul Girardin dished the details of the company’s first foray into the field of wearable devices. “Before the ... Read More »

How Richemont Deals with Changing World Economy

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How Richemont Deals with Changing World Economy Back in April, Richemont sounded an ominous warning that earnings from luxury watches could drop by a third or more in 2015 as the stronger Swiss franc raised production costs. Since Richemont is the world’s second largest maker of luxury goods and controls such prestigious brands as Baume & Mercier, Cartier, Vacheron Constantin ... Read More »