Experience Catastrophic Hard Drive Failure Without Catastrophe

February 16th, 2010 §

If you’ve ever wondered what caused massive hard drive failure or what a pretty much destroyed hard drive looked like, there’s an app for you.
Drive Savers has created the DriveSaver app for the iPhone, calling it the “first online hard disk drive simulator,” which it is, in all likelihood. The app is free. Of course, Drive Savers isn’t being completely altruistic here – they’re a data recovery company and want your business. But for those who aren’t intimately familiar with the interior of their computers, the app is pretty cool.If you’ve ever wondered what caused massive hard drive failure or what a pretty much destroyed hard drive looked like, there’s an app for you.

Drive Savers has created the DriveSaver app for the iPhone, calling it the “first online hard disk drive simulator,” which it is, in all likelihood. The app is free. Of course, Drive Savers isn’t being completely altruistic here – they’re a data recovery company and want your business. But for those who aren’t intimately familiar with the interior of their computers, the app is pretty cool.