Swiss watch maker Breitling has applied a new philosophy placing the smartphone in the service of the watch to enhance its functionality and conviviality, in creating its first connected chronograph.
The B55 Connected, a new-generation
Tag Heuer, French luxury group LVMH's biggest watch maker, said it will launch a smartwatch later this year using Google's Android operating system in a venture with Intel Corp to compete head-on with the Apple Watch.
The world's largest watchmaker unveiled its riposte to Apple's smartwatch, announcing a plan to put cheap programmable chips in watches that will let wearers from China to Chicago make payments with a swipe of the wrist.
Apple launched its long-awaited watch on Monday, including yellow or rose gold models with sapphire faces costing up to $17,000, but some investors questioned whether chief executive Tim Cook's first product would be a breakaway hit.
Apple's rivals want to benefit from its magic, hoping that its long awaited new smartwatch will finally conjure demand for wearable technology that has so far generated more buzz about its potential than actual sales.
Dubai-based Paris Gallery, a leading luxury retailer in the Middle East, has introduced a new watch in the Fall-Winter 2014 range of Morellato Drops.
Alongside the jewellery, the exclusive and patented watch collection will be mak
Anxious to safeguard Islam's haj pilgrimage from the threat of Ebola, Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa and have deployed mobile laboratories to test any suspected cases quickly.
The kingdom ex
A recent advert from luxury watchmaker Omega shows a large, technologically-advanced timepiece. So far, so typical. But this one is studded with diamonds and worn by actress Nicole Kidman. Called the Ladymatic, it's the future of the industr