In the last year or two, there’s been an explosion of apps you can run from a thumb drive. Ranging from file managers to operating systems from video games, here are a few of the best apps out there for those who want to utilize their flash drive to the best of its ability.
- Roadkil’s Unstoppable Copier – Recovers Files from Disks
- Mojopac – Turn USB Thumb Drive Into A Portable Computing Environment
- Portable Antivirus
- VLC Media Player Portable
For functionality, ease of use, and a great user experience, bringing these portable apps along wherever you go on your thumb drive, iPod, or other mass storage device offers a flexible and lightweight way of staying ultra-portable without doling out hundreds of dollars on a fancy new netbook.