If you’ve got an iPod Touch that was on sale this holiday season and ended up with an old firmware, your obvious inclination would be to upgrade the firmware manually to the latest version. There is a catch, Apple charges $4.95 for an upgrade. If you don’t want to pay for an upgrade then follow this guide to upgrade your iPod Touch to the latest version for free without any hassle. After trying many different ways to upgrade my iPod Touch I’ve found out that this is one way that surely works.
A very handy resource for anyone away from home. Int’l to follow.
In this case, we highlighted the Metropolitan Museum of Art address and a small map of the Upper East Side of Manhattan appeared. This would be a great tool if just for that but there’s more. See Google, Bing, Amazon, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook (and more) results without leaving the page you’re on. KwiClick integrates with FireGestures and is completely configurable. For a description of additional features, see the links below.
KwiClick v2.4.1 extension from Firefox Add-ons
Check the read/write speed for a hard drive. Period.
Physical Disk Speed Monitor
Weighing in at just 3.9MB, this tiny but powerful app measures network traffic, ports, connections, firewall settings and much, much more. if you were missing the network traffic icon that is missing in 7, this app adds it back.
Freeware though there is a paid Pro version.
Simple Internet Meter Lite Version
Are you looking for a way to securely delete data from your computer hard disk so that there is no way it can possible be recovered? If so, you probably already know that you have to overwrite the section of the file system with new data in order for it to be completely gone. You can do this using the Cipher command in Windows.
Permanently Delete Data from Your PC
Tired of clicking next on an article that you’re reading? AutoPager, an extension for Firefox, alleviates that task. Also available as a Greasemonkey script.
AutoPager add-on v0.5.3.5
If you’ve ever used Google Earth, you may have noticed that certain buildings are able to be viewed in full 3D! That’s because Google lets anyone create 3D renderings of buildings all across the world. How so? Using Building Maker! Check it out.
Google Building Maker