Watches & Accessories

Where some people see single function devices, useless in an age of cell phones and digital devices, we see beauty. Watches are more than a way to tell time, they’re a form of personal expression. Our resident watch aficionados are here to bring you reviews of the latest and greatest watches on the market, while providing a wealth of information along the way.

Huawei Watch – China’s Answer to the Apple Watch

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Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei is one of the biggest cellphone makers in the world, their phones are not that popular in North America but the company has a big market share of the Asian market. Now the company is joining the ever expanding sector of smart watches. The company’s first smart watch is called […]

Casio G-Shock “Men In Camouflage” Watches

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Casio G-Shock watches are loved by many because of their rugged build quality, functionality, and affordable pricing. These watches are worn/collected by regular folks like us, adventurers, military personnel, and everyone in between. There are quite a few military themed G-Shock watches, and here’s the latest line called the G-Shock “Men in Camouflage”. The line […]

LG Urbane Smart Watch: Another “Traditional” Looking Smart Watch

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Fans of smart watches that look like traditional watches have a new option now with the introduction of the LG Urbane smart watch. At first glance, you’ll find it hard to believe this is not a mechanical or quartz timepiece from a Japanese or even Swiss watchmaker. But looks can be deceiving, under the “hood” […]

The Original Apple Watch

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There has been a lot of fanfare about the Apple Watch (or iWatch, as it was speculated) over the last few years. Late in 2014 Apple finally announced the watch and it should be arriving at Apple stores this year. But did you know there was another Apple watch, way back in the 1990’s? Yes, […]

Jaquet Droz Bird Repeater Geneva Watch

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Swiss watchmaker Jacquet Droz has just released a new version of their incredible timepiece, The Bird Repeater, celebrating the city where the company was founded. The company’s founder, Pierre Jacquet-Droz, set up shop in Geneva in 1784, where the company made some of the most complicated watches at the time and still does to this […]

IWC Portofino Hand-Wound Pure Classic Watch

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I wrote about the IWC Portofino watch a few years ago, it was the 8-day reserve hand-wound version and I was a big fan of it. Now the Swiss watchmaker has released a new version of the watch, called the IWC Portofino Hand-Wound Pure Classic. As much as I love the “out of this world” […]

GEAK II Smart Watch by Shanda

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One of the biggest complaints with smart watches is the way they look, most of them look very unappealing, especially is you consider yourself a “watch guy”. The Motorolla Moto 360 looks like a more traditional watch but the list of such watches is quite small. You can add the GEAK II smart watch by […]