We take a closeup look at Mondaine's Helvetica 1 smartwatch, which fuses minimalist style with activity-tracking tech.
New devices from high-end watchmakers Frederique Constant, Mondaine and Alpina look like traditional timepieces but have motion and sleep tracking.
Apple shells out many millions of dollars to license the iconic Swiss clock-face design it apparently adapted for use in iOS 6, says a news agency report.
The electronics giant was accused of ripping off a Swiss rail provider's design for the timekeeper in iOS 6.
Apple has agreed to pay a Swiss company for the right to use its clock design in iOS 6.
An Agence France-Presse wire report notes that the Swiss railway SBB, which has accused Apple of ripping off a decades-old clock design used in its stations, doesn't intend to 'upset' Apple by asking for money.
The iPad maker could be in hot water for reportedly using a trademarked design it does not own the rights to as part of its iOS 6 clock app.
Apple has been accused of copying a famous clock design for the time teller in its latest mobile OS.