A journal of running, healthy food, mountains, bikes and technology by Julia Revitt

Posts from the Gear & Technology Category

Jawbone Up is a cool new fitness band that tracks your activity, sleep and eating patterns and looks great too.


20121120-203555.jpgI treated myself to a new lens yesterday. I was so excited when it arrived while I was at work – I was taking photos with it within minutes of getting home!


I love this photo. It’s probably the most carefully prepared and thought out photo that I’ve taken yet. I used all my new found skills to capture my favourite vintage necklace plus a little advice from a friend about using my running head torch to control the sparkle et voila!

10 indispensable apps the self respecting blogger/social networking geek should have…

  • Blogsy
  • Flickr Studio
  • Instapaper
  • Flipboard
  • Tweetbot
  • iPhoto
  • Zite
  • Pulse
  • Vimeo
  • iMovie


My iPad 1 is being sold tonight on eBay and has been replaced with a new iPad. I’m not going to review the new iPad here, I’m sure there are plenty of sites doing that tonight. I want to talk about the experience I had buying it, unboxing it and finally getting my hands on it.