Posts Tagged ‘citizen watches’

The History of Chronograph Watches

The term chronograph comes from the greek works for “time” (chronos) and “writing” (graph). The chronograph itself was invented in 1816 by Louis Moinet as a way to make astronomical calculations. It soon caught on for use in aviation, the military, car racing and submarine diving. While the early watches or pocket watches were simple […]

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Citizen Watches and Eco-Drive Technology

Citizen watches are elegant and attractive timepieces in their own right. However, there is something that sets many Citizen watches apart from other luxury watch brands: Eco-drive Technology. Eco-drive Technology is a special type of solar power that Citizen uses to power many of their most popular timepieces. This allows these extraordinary watches to run […]

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Our Black Friday Sale is Here!

JacobTime.com is now the place to find even bigger savings on tons of great watch brands, including Raymond Weil watches, Citizen Watches and more! Black Friday is always a good time to stock up on items such as Raymond Weil watches because the 50 to 70 percent off big ticket items means big ticket savings! […]

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Nocturnal Watches for Halloween

Happy early Halloween from Jacob Time! While orange is traditionally the color of this haunted holiday, we really like the look of some of our all-black timepieces and think they fit the bill! From Armani watches to Citizen watches, keep your wristwatch mysterious and nocturnal this Halloween season!   Armani watches, especially this one featuring […]

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Citizen of All Trades

A lot of guys out there have multiple watches for multiple occasions. This makes a lot of sense because the watch you wear to go perfectly with an outfit over the weekend might not looks as great in the office on Monday morning, or it might not be able to hold up to a day […]

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Atomic Timekeeping with Citizen Watches

Radio-controlled watches are a relatively new invention in the world of timekeeping devices. The first radio-controlled watch was developed in 1990 by Germany’s largest watch manufacturer, Junghans. What makes these watches unique when compared to standard watches is that they are synced via radio waves to a time standard, such as an atomic clock, and […]

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Lunar Watch Trend

A popular trend in men’s watches this season is lunar detailing. Moon phase movements and styling have become must-have parts of a men’s watch. The dark, elegant and mysterious designs from watchmakers create the perfect watches for evenings out and formal attire. There is definitely something mysterious about the atmosphere created by lunar themed watches […]

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Digital Displays

Digital display watches often take the backseat to analog watches because of their lack of complexity and their now commonplace status in the world. From the 1920′s when digital mechanical wristwatches first appeared on the scene, until the 1980′s when the technology needed to create digital displays improved and became more widespread, digital displays were […]

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Colorful Chronographs

Summer is the perfect time to break out of the ordinary and spice up your watch collection. Traditionally, men’s watches feature a fairly standard set of colors: black, brown, silver and gold. This summer, make your watch collection a little more lively with vividly colored Nautica watches for men. Nautica has been able to incorporate […]

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Mother’s Day Watches

Mother’s Day is almost here! With less than one week until we celebrate all the moms in our lives, a perfect Mother’s Day gift must be found! Easy to give, and easy to enjoy for years to come, Jacob Time is excited to help you select the ideal watch for mom this year. In addition […]

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