Hublot Big Bang e Revealed

Hublot Big Bang e Watch

The Hublot Big Bang e has dropped. The brand’s entry into the smartwatch world is a big deal – but not for the reasons the company suits would have you believe. While they reckon the Big Bang e brings Hublot into the modern world, the smartwatch stands a good chance of undermining their unique selling point: traditional watch style. Let’s have a look . . .

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Apple Watch – Don’t Hate Me!

Apple watch's birthday day!

It’s ironic, I suppose, that most of the major watchmakers chose this day – the Apple Watch’s fifth birthday – to release a tsunami of new timepieces. The Apple Watch is, after all, putting the final nail in the coffin of the traditional watch. Well, the traditional watch as we know it. Is that a good thing or a bad thing? . . .

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Apple Watch = Survival Watch?

Survival watch and friends

The Best Tough Watches To See You Through The End Days Esquire proclaims, pimping watches that are almost as indestructible as they are ugly. But not quite. That said, I’m not sure how the OMEGA Speedmaster Moonwatch Professional made the list – other than the usual watchmaker-to-publisher commission/kickback. And really? Let’s face it: the Apple Watch is the survival watch . . .

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Water Resistance: Apple Series 6 Dive Watch?

Apple Watch: how much water resistance is enough

As someone who’s called TOD on the dive watch, I may not be the best person to reveal the Apple Watch Series 6’s increased water resistance. But here we are. And here’s where Apple started: Series 2 through 5 are water resistant to . . .

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Apple Watch -> Traditional Watches?

One the greatest traditional watches: the Lange 1 in all its glory New York Times writer flags the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore, A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1, Vianney Halter Antiqua, F.P. Journe Chronomètre à Résonance, Richard Mille RM 001, Ulysse Nardin Freak, Urwerk UR-103, MB&F HM4, Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon and the Apple Watch. As they say on Sesame Street . . .

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