BlackBerry: The PC game of Solitaire must surely be one of the biggest distractions of the 20th century, thanks to its addictive, pick-up-and-play gameplay. These days you don’t even need to be sat at a computer to enjoy the game, as Aces Solitaire proves. The game grabs the classic solitaire game from the PC, along with 14 other variants, to help you ensure that you never get bored on the bus again.
Windows : CodySafe is a little application for your pen drive that gives you a great little interface from which you can access your folders and portable applications. There are so many portable versions available today, you could have almost your entire PC life running from your USB drive, no matter what PC you’re working on. If you’ve USB sticks lying around unused, give CodySafe a go!
Mac: If you don’t want to pay for Parallels to host Windows inside OS X, VirtualBox is a free open source alternative that does a pretty decent job too. With VirtualBox, you can install any version of Windows (as long as you have the boot disk), Linux, Solaris and just about any other operating system you can think of. VirtualBox holds your hand through the whole setup process so you never feel out of your depth.