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Displaying: all articles from 2011

  • The window to watch: 2000s

    What clothes, what watches, what cars and what music were people into in the 2000s? This is the sixth in our Window to watch series of feature articles that walks through the decades in terms

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  • Casio and the punctually correct watch

    Radio controlled watches were for many years seen as something of a novelty. However, for those of us with a desire to know the precise time they are quite possibly the most accurate timekeeping devices

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  • Guess the watch!

    Each month we remove the brand name from a watch, whether its a dress watch, pocketwatch or sports watch and provide a few clues to see if you can identify them just by look and

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  • President Lincoln and the secret message in a pocketwatch

    This story is 2.5 years old or 150.5 years old depending on which way you look at it, but whichever it is, it’s a story worth retelling. A secret message It’s a story that circulated down

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  • Guess the watch!

    Each month we remove the brand name from a watch, whether its a dress watch, pocketwatch or sports watch and provide a few clues to see if you can identify them just by look and

    ...read more
  • Guess the watch!

    Each month we remove the brand name from a watch, whether its a dress watch, pocketwatch or sports watch and provide a few clues to see if you can identify them just by look and

    ...read more
  • It’s hold or fold as Swatch Group moves to cut watch parts supply

    The late Swatch Group CEO Nicolas Hayek warned this would happen. As of 2012, hundreds, if not thousands of mid-range Swiss and partially Swiss-made watch brands can no longer depend on the Swatch Group for

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  • Torgoen Pilot’s watches

    Pilot’s watches have always been incredibly popular, even with those whose only experience of flying is taking the red eye from London to Glasgow for an earnest discussion on the fat content of pork sausages. The

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  • Lesser known watch brands: Christian Jacques

    Another in our occasional series of explorations into interesting and worthy Swiss made watches that don’t necessarily grab all the headlines. Christian Jacques is a Swiss manufacture based in Basel, famous of course for the most

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  • Footballers and their watches part 2

    We featured an article on footballers’ watches a couple of months ago. New Click Tempus contributor Rich Jarrott of The Watch Hut offers some additional information on footballer’s past and present watches of choice. The

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