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Why lost weight can creep back on. There might actually be a scientific reason for that creeping weight gain after a diet (nost just eating too much chocolate), as levels of the appetite suppressing hormone Leptin drop. Injections of Leptin have been shown to help prevent the gain.

Blogs reflect power of the pen. Bill Thompson talks about how the world of professional journalism is being improved by blogging.

Skype adds in video to net calls. The Skype 2 beta has video abilities. Hopefully it's better than the mixed offerings to date!

Xbox 360 sells out within hours. Not surprisingly the Xbox 360 sells out in the UK on its launch day, although some retailers are particularly annoyed by the low numbers they were given.


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Blogs reflect power of the pen. Bill Thompson talks about how the world of professional journalism is being improved by blogging.

Indeed, it gives the Guardian the excuse to waste half a page a day!

They always do this with new products, it's a marketing ploy to increase demand.

I think this was more a case of straight lack of product. They were saying that some of the large high street retailers had 4 per shop!

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