#firstwatchthis Photo Competition
Oct31

#firstwatchthis Photo Competition

Submitting an entry will be taken to mean acceptance of the following terms and conditions. All information detailing how to enter this competition forms part of these terms and conditions. 1. The First Class Watches Photo Competition is open to residents of the UK, except for employees of First Class Watches, James Moore & Co, their families or anyone else associated with this competition. 2. The competition is open to all ages...

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Can the Classi Smartband Make Your Wrist Watch Smart?
Oct30

Can the Classi Smartband Make Your Wrist Watch Smart?

Over these last two years we have watched the smartwatch market explode into life. Unfortunately, though, the design of the current crop of smartwatches have failed to convince many luxury watch-lovers to take up the new technology. But perhaps this new crowdfunding campaign for the Classi smartband may just have the answer. We have covered other crowdfunding attempts by technology companies hoping tempt people over to the smartwatch...

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The Time The Statue of Liberty Nearly Owned a Wrist Watch
Oct28

The Time The Statue of Liberty Nearly Owned a Wrist Watch

The Statue of Liberty is an vision which immediately comes to mind whenever most people think of the United States of America. But if three watchmaking brothers had their way, the image of the Statue of Liberty would be very different than it is today. The iconic sculpure has is no stranger to publicity stunt attempts. In its first hundred years she was almost sponsored by a laxative, a soap company offered to give her a bath and she...

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Is Your Heart Rate Monitor Nonsense?
Oct20

Is Your Heart Rate Monitor Nonsense?

Fitness trackers are all the rage at the moment and they aren’t just popular for the way they look. Heart rate monitors are one of the most popular features of Fitbit, Garmin and Apple fitness trackers. Most people fully trust their heart rate monitor to give them accurate information for their workout, but it’s difficult to know just how accurate they are. A number of recent studies have attempted to check the accuracy of...

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Matt Damon Wears A Hamilton Khaki Navy BeLOWZERO in Martian
Oct16

Matt Damon Wears A Hamilton Khaki Navy BeLOWZERO in Martian

Hamilton have confirmed that Matt Damon was wearing their timepiece in the movie Martian by Ridley Scott. The “BeLOWZERO” is water-resistant to 1000 meters (having a helium escape valve and 5.6mm-thick sapphire crystal) it is the perfect watch for Mars. Powered by a Swiss “ETA 2826 automatic movement. Matt Damon’s Mark Watney character wears the Hamilton Khaki Navy BelowZero while attempting to survive on Mars....

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