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NEW WATCH: Portugieser Constant-Force Tourbillon Edition “150 Years”

Luxury watch brand IWC Schaffhausen is celebrating their 150th anniversary in 2018 and as a part of this celebration is set to unveil a special Jubilee collection at SIHH 2018 (Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie), comprising 27 numbered limited edition watches from different collections. Among these is the new Portugieser Constant-Force Tourbillon Edition “150 Years”.

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Swatch Group 2017 Half Year Report

While the Swatch Group did report their 2017 half year numbers earlier this year, Talk About Watches was not yet open to the public. Since we do plan on reporting on financial information out of the watch industry moving forward, we did want to present the information for those that may not have seen it as well as to provide a baseline for future reporting as it becomes available.

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NEW WATCH: Krayon Everywhere – Universal Sunrise & Sunset

The new brand Krayon (an interesting choice of names) as created an horological first (and they have 3 patents to back it up) with their initial watch - the Everything Universal Sunrise Sunset. For the first time, a mechanical watch is able to calculate sunrise and sunset times everywhere on the globe! If that is enough to sustain a brand will have to be determined over time. But it is a beautiful watch with amazing complications.

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NEW WATCH: MB&F Legacy Machine Split Escapement

MB&F is a brand that is known for thinking outside of the box. And in the case of the new MB&F Legacy Machine Split Escapement, they have done it again. Not only is this a very unique look, the design of the split escapement by Stephen McDonnell is both ingenious and revolutionary. MB&F continues to impress and on a massive scale.

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NEWS: Marvin Segel/StarShop Interview

Due to the extreme interest in our original reporting on yet another potential takeover bid for the Evine TV home shopping network, Tim was able to secure an interview with Marvin Segel and other members of the team at StarShop. Please do watch the interview as you'll learn more about what is going on and what the future may hold for the network channel that is popular with so many of the watch geeks.

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NEWS: Another Takeover Battle For Evine?

It would seem that the home shopping channel Evine could be facing yet another takeover bid. The results of which could have an effect on the watch geek collector community if it comes to pass. Learn all the we know about this developing situation here.

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