Nov.
23
2014
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Lucerne

Longines

Conquest 1/100th Alpine Skiing

— The brand unveils a chronograph precise to one hundredth of a second dedicated to alpine skiing.
Conquest 1/100th Alpine Skiing
Julianne Moore

Boucheron

The Cypris swans on the red carpet

— On the occasion of the premiere in Los Angeles of Hunger Games Julianne Moore chose to wear iconic creations of the Maison Boucheron.
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DeWitt

Napoleon's DNA in DeWitt watches

— At the historic sale of the private collection of HRH Prince Louis II of Monaco, the brand acquired two lots containing strands of the Emperor's hair.
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MontBlanc

Video. A Parisian Wintertale Part 1

— The brand exclusively presents the short story "A Parisian Winter Tale" by best-selling author Tatiana de Rosnay.
Thumbnail Launch of the new Promesse collection in Dubai

Baume & Mercier

Video. Launch of the new Promesse collection in Dubai

— The brand celebrates the launch of the new Promesse collection in Dubai.
The watch list

Watches of the day

  • Thumbnail Romain Gauthier Prestige HM Platinum - face view

    Romain Gauthier

    Prestige HM

    Platinum

  • Thumbnail H. Moser & cie Venturer Small Seconds Bucherer Edition 2327-0202 watch face view

    H. Moser & Cie

    Venturer

    Small Seconds Bucherer Edition

  • Thumbnail Richard Mille RM 07-01 Ladies - face view

    Richard Mille

    RM Collection

    RM 07-01 Ladies

  • Thumbnail Louis Vuitton Tambour Spin Time Galaxie Watch-face-view

    Louis Vuitton

    Tambour Spin Time Galaxie

  • Thumbnail Roger Dubuis Hommage Double Tourbillon Volant avec mouvement en or rose guilloché main RDDBHO0563 - watch face view

    Roger Dubuis

    Hommage

    Double Flying Tourbillon in pink gold with Hand-made Guilloché movement

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Definition of the day

Oscillation,

When a pendulum or balance oscillates, it moves between two extreme positions. The movement from one of these positions to the other and back counts as one oscillation. A balance usually produces 9,000 oscillations an hour, i.e. 18,000 vibrations.