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Smart time

Cognito Original – It looks like a watch, it tells the time like a watch, it talks to your phone and it’s got a watch battery life . . . . it sounds good to me!

Out of reach? I’ll wait.

Once again arguably the best Protrek Casio yet is NOT available here in the UK.  The model PRW3000 series improves on the current range and uses the Ver 3. Triple Sensor (Altimeter/Barometer, Thermometer & Compass), it’s solar powered and Radio… Read More ›

Deployment as replacement

So often watches come with less than perfect straps and bracelets that whilst perhaps, and even this is debatable, are made to “look” good and compliment the model in question, but unfortunately simply do not fit the wrist properly

Jaeger LeCoultre vintage

A great era for watches of distinction for me is the 1945 to 1955 period when some of the most wonderful dress watches appeared and here Jaeger LeCoultre certainly fits this category

Lost images

I noted recently that quite a few of my watch pictures had vanished from the site.  Over the next few days I’ll replace those that I can which will make then make sense of some of the reviews and articles… Read More ›

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Fresher than ever. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold… Read More ›