World Events

Zenith

Route du Rhum

— Yann Guichard is about to sail the Route du Rhum transatlantic regatta single-handed aboard Spindrift 2, bearing the colours of Zenith.
OCTOBER 23, 2014
Spindrift 2, aux couleurs de Zenith
Bedat & Co Geneve Sponsors David Foster Foundation Miracle Gala

Bedat & Co

Video. Bedat & Co Geneve Sponsors David Foster Foundation Miracle Gala

— Carly Paoli singing for David Foster.
OCTOBER 19, 2014
John Wick movie premiere

Carl F. Bucherer

Time for action

— Brand ambassadors Chad Stahelski and David Leitch make their directing and producing debuts.
OCTOBER 16, 2014
 Emily Blunt-Christoph Waltz

IWC Schaffhausen

VIP Gala Dinner in London

— The brand celebrates a new partnership with the British Film Institute and the BFI London Film Festival.
OCTOBER 11, 2014
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Girard-Perregaux

Video. A partnership celebrated in music

— Nile Rodgers and Girard-Perregaux's Watchmakers for a unique jam session.
OCTOBER 09, 2014
Nicole Kidman wears Harry Winston jewels

Harry Winston

Nicole Kidman wears Harry Winston jewels

— Actress Nicole Kidman wears Harry Winston's diamonds to the Omega - De Ville Prestige 'Butterfly' launch on October 2, 2014, in Seoul.
OCTOBER 04, 2014
TAG Heuer Kevin Magnussen

TAG Heuer

Video. Kevin Magnussen Batak Contest

— Do you know Batak?
SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
Porsche 919 Hybrid

Chopard

Austin FIA World Endurance Championship

— Chopard was the Official Timing Partner of Porsche Motorsport.
SEPTEMBER 27, 2014
Grossglockner Grand Prix 2014

A. Lange & Söhne

Video. Grossglockner Grand Prix 2014

— September 4th until 6th, 2014: A. Lange & Söhne was exclusive partner of the legendary historic race-cars.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Julianne Moore, wearing Ralph Lauren timepiece

Ralph Lauren

Julianne Moore wears a Ralph Lauren timepiece

— Julianne Moore wore a Ralph Lauren Slim Classique 32mm Rose Gold timepiece at the Spring 2015 Collection Show held in New York on September 11, 2014.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
Serpenti Spiga

Bulgari

Serpenti Spiga

— A combination of precious metals and unexpected materials.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
Nile Rodgers and Girard-Perregaux

Girard-Perregaux

Partnership with Nile Rodgers

— A limited edition of the Shadow Hawk timepiece is unveiled celebrating the brand's partnership with the "We Are Family Foundation".
SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
TAG Heuer, Formula E starting grid in China

TAG Heuer

Green light for Formula E

— On Saturday, September 13th, in China, FIA Formula E was holding its first-ever race.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
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    de Grisogono

    Video. Fawaz's Birthday Party

    — It was the night of the stars in Porto Cervo. Dita von Teese fired up the awaited birthday party of Fawaz Gruosi...
    AUGUST 16, 2014
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    Jacob & Co.

    Event in Monaco

    — Jacob & Co.celebrated the launch of its annual exhibition in Monaco, with a glittering gala evening at the Hotel Hermitage on August 7th 2014.
    AUGUST 13, 2014
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    Longines

    Video. Ascot 2014

    — Longines Ambassador of Elegance Stefanie Graf spent the day at Royal Ascot 2014 as Longines celebrated eight years of being the Official Timekeeper of the...
    AUGUST 11, 2014

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Definition of the day

Balance,

A moving part, generally circular, which oscillates on its rotational axis. It is coupled to the spring to achieve the to-and-fro motion by which time is divided into strictly equal parts. Each to-and-fro movement ("tick-tock") is called an oscillation. Each oscillation is divided into two vibrations.