With the new iPhone & iTouch firmware 3.0 is set to release today users are allowed to upgrade their iPhones for free but it will cost $9.95 for the iTouch.

But don’t be sad my fellow petiksters! I will tell you how you can update your iTouch firmware to 3.0 free!

iphone 3.0 software graphic

How to Upgrade/Update iPod Touch 3.0 Firmware

1. Download & Install iTunes 8.2

2. Download iPod Touch Firmware 3.0 IPSW

3. Connect your iPod Touch to computer

4. Start iTunes 8.2 & Select iPod Touch from devices list

5. Hold Shift and click Restore.

6. Locate iPod Touch ipsw files downloaded in step 2

7. Do not disconnect till iTunes has completed updating iPod Touch

That should update your iTouch to 3.0. enjoy!

Disclaimer: I just found this while Googling, update with your own risk.