watches

1.9.18

A Legendary Watchmaker Describes His Greatest Regrets

"All of the things we make will be forgotten eventually. But that’s OK."

6.2.17

The Complete Guide to Meek Mill’s Lyrics About Watches

From 'Flamers' to 'Meekend Music,' it's time to clock Meek's career in watch lyrics.

5.24.17

Eat It, Smart Watch! An Apple Designer Is Selling a $12,000 Hourglass

Art? Design? Who the hell knows anymore?

4.14.17

People Love Modding Old Casio Watches

The timeless timepiece gets a 2017 upgrade.

3.17.17

The World's Oldest Whisky Is Being Poured into a Line of $45,000 Watches

Is the best way to enjoy a 151-year-old bottle of Scotch to put single drops of the near-priceless liquor into exorbitantly expensive accessories?

3.3.17

This Build-It-Yourself Watch from the 70s Was Impossible to Put Together

The story of the Sinclair Black Watch, a digital watch that, for some reason, was sold in kit form. It was not an easy watch to build.

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1.28.16

This 200-Year-Old Windup Gun Is Extravagant

Who needs TV when you have 19th century automatons?

6.3.15

What the Rich Kids of Tehran Instagram Tells Us About Iranian Youth Culture

Shameless Insta-bragging or a message of political defiance?

4.10.15

5,800 Swatch Watches Sell for $6 Million at Sotheby's Hong Kong

Seller Paul Dunkel built up his Swatch & Art collection—one of the world's largest—over the course of 25 years.

10.27.14

Sorry, You Can't Buy This Sweet Cyberpunk Watch

Making small runs of unique hardware is very, very expensive.

6.26.14

Has Smart Tech Forgotten That It's Built for Humans?

The assumption of the tech industry is that more is self-evidently better—more data, more screens, more computing devices, more connections. The trouble is, most problems are pretty simple.

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