Chinese EV startup Nio’s journey to the West

Nio, a Chinese electric vehicle startup listed on the NYSE, will be in at least six European markets by 2022. The firm shared its ambitions for Europe on its earnings call this week. Nio is already ta

Alexa von Tobel: Eliminating risk is the key to building a startup during an economic downturn

Launching a company, even in the best of times, is one of the most challenging exercises a person can go through. In an economic recession, it can seem downright impossible. But founders across the co

The Tissot Seastar 1000 is a low-cost and high-quality Swiss diver

In the pantheon of watches there are a few that stand out. Looking for your first automatic watch? Pick up a Seiko Orange Monster. Looking for a piece with a little history? The Omega Speedmaster is y

Watchmaker Doxa resurrects its most famous dive watch

Doxa is a storied dive watch company and their most popular watch, the Sub, has just gotten a 2018 overhaul. The watches were made famous by writer Clive Cussler whose character, Dirk Pitt, consulted

LIV is Kickstarting a beefy and bold chronograph for race lovers

LIV Watches is a crowdfunding darling with a number of Kickstarted watches under its belt. Now it’s offering a unique set of watches to backers, including the Liv Genesis GX-AC, an automatic chr

Ball Engineer Hydrocarbon Deep Quest 3000m Diver Watch Hands-On

The popularity of dive watches means that there are always going to be lots of new ones each year. One of my favorite new ones for 2011 is from Ball, and it is the Engineer Hydrocarbon Deep Quest 3000

Montrek Square Diver PVD Watch Review

<img src="http://cdn.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Montrek-Square-Diver-5.jpg">Man meet man watch. This isn't a piece your girlfriend or wife can snatch from you and strap on themselves.

Richard Mille RM032 Chronograph Dive Watch

<img src="http://cdn.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/RM-032-front.jpg">Among other things, Richard Mille gets an award for having some of the longest technical spec sheets out there. I woul

Yema YMHF0310 Digital Diver Watch Review

<img src="http://cdn.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Yema-Digital-Diver-1.jpg">Yema is a French brand that has been around for a while. Their contemporary pieces are masculine and affordabl

Giveaway: YEMA Diving Chronograph Watch

<img src="http://www.yemausa.com/products/Yema%20Diving/YMHF0410/product_20100826191807_YMHF0410.jpg">Over on aBlogtoRead.com you can win a YEMA Diving Chronograph Ref. YMHF0202R watch. Pretty neat lo

Marcello C. Hydrox Watch

<img src="http://cdn.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/Hydrox_2024.4_detail.jpg">Here is a new watch from Marcello C. called the Hydrox. Yes, it does have (a lot) of IWC Aquatimer influence,

Zixen Diver Now Available For Pre-Order

I’ve had my eye on this watch for a while now, despite the goofy name, and it looks like its finally available for pre-order for $1,500 for the GMT version on a steel strap and about $1,000 for

Azimuth Xtreme-1 Collection Watches

<img src="http://ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/Azimuth-Xtreme-1-Deep-Diver.jpg">I really like a lot of what Azimuth does (even though some of it is really weird), and their functional pi

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Diver Watch

<img src="http://ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/AP-ROO-Diver-1.jpg">Audemars Piguet expands their Royal Oak Offshore line with the introduction of the Diver. While other Royal Oak Offshor