Unique third party add-ons are the new craze. Windows 7 looks to harness the power of this trend with gadgets and an upgradable task bar. When the user base can tweak software with customizable code, unlimited new levels of functionality can be experienced by the end-user. An impressive new add-on has emerged from this exciting new realm of possibility. Taskbar Meters has simplified the process of monitoring hardware for the diagnosis of performance issues.