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Story Of The Original Omega Seamaster Jedi Chronograph

When you start collecting vintage Omega watches from the 1970s and come across the big chunky Seamaster chronographs the top 3 models you will find are: reference 176.001, reference 176.007 and reference 176.0005 or the so-called Omega Seamaster Jedi.


Related Topix: Collecting, Life, Hobbies

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Canada Online Explorer

Hands-on with the LG G Watch

Apple's famous iWatch has been rumoured for months. But Google has jumped into the smartwatch market first with Android Wear - a tweaked version of its mobile OS designed specifically for wearable technology.


The New Zealand Herald

Apple Watch: Apple the Haunted Empire

Tim Cook, in a release to CNBC, described the book Haunted Empire: Apple after Steve Jobs partly: "This nonsense belongs with some of the other books I have read about Apple.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Steve Jobs, Opinion


Gary Oldman watches his many death scenes on 'Conan'

Host Conan O'Brien screened a supercut of Oldman's many movie deaths during the actor's appearance on the program Tuesday.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Gary Oldman, Television

Eastern Wake News

Column: Music offers an great escape

There's something about music that saves most of us at one time or another. Regardless of your musical taste or what generation you grew up in, there's bound to be at least one song that brings you happiness and wards off the aggravations of every day life.


Globe and Mail

Tech world abuzz as Apple granted patent for 'iTime' wristwatch

It might even tell time The tech world is abuzz this morning with visions of Apple Inc.'s widely-anticipated smartphone after the company won a U.S. patent for what it refers to as an "iTime" wrist device.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, iPhone

Trend Hunter Magazine

Affordable Silicone Watches - These Rubber Band Watches Only Cost $13 a Piece

Chinese company Xiaomi recently came out with a series of rubber band watches that are stylish, sleek and ridiculously affordable.


Tue Jul 22, 2014

U.S. Jewelry Price Inflation -5%, Watches -1%

The U.S. consumer price index for jewelry declined 4.5 percent year on year to 170.83 points in June.


Colorado Daily

CU-Boulder grounds worker displays 'whimsical' artwork on campus

Jessie Taylor knows there's something to the old cliche: "There's more to a person than meets the eye."


Related Topix: Libraries

Christian Science Monitor

Bats, not so blind after all, use polarized light to orient themselves

A control group of bats watching the sunset. A new study reports that the greater mouse-eared bat calibrates an internal compass using polarized light at sundown.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science

Patent reveals Apple's iWatch

A NEWLY granted patent reveals Apple's plans on how to make an iWatch smarter than the rest.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Patent / Trademark Law, Law, iPhone

Electronic House

Kalomirakis Builds the Biggest Little Home Theater in New York

Theo Kalomirakis has the biggest small home theater in New York City. For those who don't know, Kalomirakis is one of the world's most sought-after home theater designers .


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Interior Design


Is this Apple's new iWatch?

Apple was granted a patent for a smartwatch Tuesday, lending credence to rumors that the company will unveil a new "iWatch" this fall.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Bluetooth


HTC Android Wear smartwatch teased in official video

The first HTC Android Wear smartwatch has been teased in an official video released by the company.


Sofisti to Head Gucci Watches & Jewelry

Luxury retail giant Kering restructured its jewelry and watch division and appointed Sowind Group's CEO, Michele Sofisti, to the role of CEO of Gucci watches and jewelry beginning October 1. Kering will appoint a new CEO for Sowind Group in the coming months.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Dream Casting Harry Potter's Next Generation

With Rita Skeeter's juicy update on the Potter world making the rounds recently, we got to thinking: if the HP wizards ever decide to make a next gen sequel, who could play the kids of our favorite magical gang? Hey, a little wishful thinking never hurt anyone! James Sirius Potter Harry and Ginny's eldest takes after the Marauders.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, Vocal, Teen Wolf, Entertainment, Television, Maleficent, Brenton Thwaites

Bangkok Post

Rock -

One of the best new bands I came across during my recent trip to the UK was the eight-member, London-based outfit, Ibibio Sound Machine.


Related Topix: Williams, Classical, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Love Me Tender, Western, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Elvis, Rock-N-Roll


Futuristic watch beams time onto your hand

In the 2011 movie "In Time," the amount of time people had left to live was displayed digitally on their arms.


Re: Swiss Army Watches: They're Getting Better

Detailed discussion of Swiss Army Watches over at WuS. I've actually been quite impressed with some of them, especially their newer mechanical line.


Galloway Today

Silver Band given Wickerman slot

Friday sees the 2014 Wickerman Festival kick-off near Dundrennan and one of the final acts to be announced is none other than our very own Creetown Silver Band.


Related Topix: Dumfries and Galloway County, Scotland, Indie, Shed Seven, British Sea Power, Pop/Rock,