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Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix

And the Golden Hand goes to…

— The biggest names in the watchmaking industry will be hoping to be the ones who replace the three dots above as we reach the culmination of six months of coverage this evening with the live broadcast on WorldTempus of the Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix awards ceremony.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Grand Thréatre de Genève - Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève

A. Lange & Söhne

Feeding the Phoenix

— Lange & Söhne celebrated its 20th anniversary since the re-launch of the brand following the German Reunification – and introduced an impressive rendition of its flagship model: the Lange 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Grand Thréatre de Genève - Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève

Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix

And the Golden Hand goes to…

— The biggest names in the watchmaking industry will be hoping to be the ones who replace the three dots above as we reach the culmination of six months of coverage this evening with the live broadcast on WorldTempus of the Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix awards ceremony.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Bird Repeater Openwork © Jaquet Droz

Jaquet Droz

Bird Repeater Openwork

— This new and more contemporary-looking version of the Bird Repeater let see the automated movement and its animations.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Glashütte presentation of the new chronographs in Stuttgart

Glashütte Original

The new chronographs presented in Stuttgart

— Glashütte Original continues its roadshow for the presentation of its most recent masterpieces with an exclusive evening event in Stuttgart.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Radiomir 3 days GMT Oro Rosso – 47mm

Panerai

Radiomir 3 days GMT Oro Rosso – 47mm

— The brand presents a special edition of the Radiomir in red gold with GMT function and the P.3001/10 visible through the back.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
New York's Canergie Hall

Breguet

The Beatles's songs warm up New York's Canergie Hall

— Breguet sponsors the New York Pops concert “All You Need is Love”.
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Yann Guichard à la barre de Spindrift 2 © Chris Schmid

Zenith

Route du Rhum, final preparations

— Yann Guichard, Spindrift 2 and Zenith, official timekeeper of Spindrift racing team, are in the starting gate in Saint-Malo!
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Galet Secret

Laurent Ferrier

Laurent Ferrier: classic, technical and aesthetically appealing

— Laurent Ferrier has rapidly earned a name for itself with attractively proportioned cases, movements adorned with exceptional finishes and an array of subtle complications. Portrait of an artisan-based workshop epitomising the essence of fine watchmaking.
OCTOBER 30, 2014
Lange 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst © A. Lange & Söhne

A. Lange & Söhne

Lange 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst

— To celebrate the 20th birthday of the Lange 1, A. Lange & Söhne is introducing a special edition of the Lange 1 Tourbillon with the epithet “Handwerkskunst”.
OCTOBER 30, 2014
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Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève 2014

The 12th Art at the GPHG

— In tribute to Hegel, here is a selection of watches in competition this year.
OCTOBER 30, 2014
GMT

Magazine

GMT hits the track

— The fall edition of the 12th Art magazine is just out.
OCTOBER 30, 2014
Salon Belles Montres 2013

Paris

Salon Belles Montres

— The eighth edition of Salon Belles Montres will take place in the Carrousel du Louvre in Paris, November 21-23, 2014
OCTOBER 30, 2014
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    IWC Schaffhausen

    Portofino Midsize Automatic

    — The Swiss watch manufacturer launches 10 new 37-millimetre Portofino Midsize Automatic models.
    OCTOBER 30, 2014
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    Hysek

    MunichTime 2014

    — Hysek will take part in the MunichTime exhibition, at Munich's Hotel Bayerischer Hof.
    OCTOBER 30, 2014
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    SIAR 2014

    Gracias Mexico!

    — After WorldTempus’s first visit to the SIAR exhibition in Mexico City last week, it seems appropriate to thank the organisers, the brands and above all Mexican...
    OCTOBER 29, 2014

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Definition of the day

Brass,

An alloy of copper and between 30% and 40% zinc. The plates, bridges and wheels of a watch are made of brass.