Monthly Archives: November 2014

New App for Swiss Watch Enthusiasts

Categories: Swiss Watch Tips & Trivia, Watch Tech

Digg co-founder and Google Ventures partner Kevin Rose has launched Watchville, a free iOS app that aggregates news from top watch blogs aimed at wristwatch enthusiasts. Users can pick the news sources they want from a list that includes leading … Read More

Is Your Swiss Watch Shock Resistant?

Categories: Other, Swiss Watch Tips & Trivia, Watch Repair, Watch Tech

Many Swiss watches have a stamp on the back of the case to indicate how well the watch copes with mechanical shocks. But what does this really mean? As defined by the U.S. government, a watch is considered shock resistant … Read More

NOMOS Metro Datum Gangreserve Wins Prestigous Award

Categories: German Watches, Watch Design

One of our favorite non-Swiss watch companies, NOMOS Glashütte, continues to wrack up design awards for its striking timepieces. The latest honor goes to the Metro Datum Gangreserve, pictured above, which debuted at this year’s Baselworld. Earlier this week an … Read More