Sep.
22
2014
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La Chaux-de-Fonds

Cyrus

New boss, new vision

— After several months of radio silence, the new CEO of the brand, Ruben Mira, talks to Worldtempus about his strategy for taking Cyrus forward.
Ruben Mira, CEO de Cyrus © WorldTempus / Philippe Perret du Cray
WorldTempus Newsletter - Une smartwatch sans téléphone ?

Newsletter

A smartwatch without a phone?

— Only a week after Apple revealed its much anticipated watch, Frédérique Constant discreetly dropped the bombshell that it has been working on its own smartwatch for some...
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Bell & Ross

BR 123 GMT 24H

— A timepiece with a second time zone.
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IWC

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton present their own watches

— The Ingenieur Chronograph "Lewis Hamilton" and "Nico Rosberg" edition watches were unveiled by the drivers a few days before the Singapore...
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Montblanc

Video. Bohème Date Automatic

— The Bohème Date Automatic opens a new chapter in the history of Montblanc ladies’ timepieces.
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Win a Baume & Mercier timepiece

We are offering a Baume & Mercier Promesse 10184 watch worth CHF 3,990.
The watch list

Watches of the day

  • Thumbnail Blancpain Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph watch-face-view

    Blancpain

    Fifty Fathoms

    Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph

  • Thumbnail Richard Mille RM 037 Ladies - watch face view

    Richard Mille

    RM Collection

    RM 037 Ladies

  • Thumbnail Claude Meylan Ligne Lac 6144 MR - watch face view

    Claude Meylan

    Lac

    6144 MR

  • Thumbnail Frédérique Constant manufacture Tourbillon FC-980S4S6 watch-face-view

    Frédérique Constant

    Manufacture

    Tourbillon

  • Thumbnail glashutte-20th century vintage sixties-panorama date-2-39-47-06-02-04

    Glashütte Original

    20th Century Vintage

    Sixties Panorama Date

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Definition of the day

Carat,

Unit for measuring the content of gold alloys. The pure gold content of an alloy of 1 carat is 1/24th of the weight of the alloy. An alloy of 12 and 18 carats contains 12/24ths and 18/24ths of gold respectively. Pure gold is therefore 24 carats.