People Eat More After Memory, Computer Work

People who use their brains to complete tasks eat more than those who just relax, according to a study at Universite Laval in Quebec.
 
Researchers had 14 students try one of three activities: sitting and relaxing; reading and summarizing a text; or completing memory and other tests on a computer.
 
Students who did the reading ate 203 more calories than those who rested. Those who did the computer work ate 253 more calories. But, researchers said, they had already found that the computer work only used three more calories.
 
Blood samples also showed that intellectual work causes much bigger fluctuations in glucose and insulin levels.

Using Brain Makes You Hungrier

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IBM Symposium

Letzten Donnerstag (4. September 2008) hat IBM Österreich wieder sein jährliches Symposium veranstaltet.

Wie immer gab es zahlreiche, interessante Vorträge und Showcases sowie ausreihend Gelegenheit für Networking usw.

Für die Hardware-Groupies gab es natürlich auch wieder das gläserne Rechenzentrum, in dem Power Systeme, Modular Systeme, IBM Storage und IBM Mainframe live im Einsatz gezeigt wurden. entdecken Sie IBM Hardware hautnah lautete der Slogan, was sich auch bei der eingesetzten HW zeigte:

Netgear Switch im Gläsernen Rechenzentrum von IBM

Man beachte auch die professionelle Fixierung des Netgear-Switches mit Duct Tape. Wenn es wenigstens ein Zyxel oder HP Switch gewesen wäre …

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