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I'm one of those people who subscribe to the idea, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it," which is why I was a bit hesitant to install Firefox 4. But after a month of using the new Gecko 2.0 based web browser, it's left such a positive impression on me that I've been inspired to write about it here.
Okay, so I’ve known about this idea for a while but never had a chance to try it out until now. The basic idea is if your hard drive suddenly fails and your computer can no longer read it, putting it in a freezer for a few hours might fix it so that you can use it long enough to copy your data over to a backup drive before it fails again.