firefox flock mandriva amarok logos icons-1.jpgWelcome to Daily Downloads brought to you by CyberNet! Each weekday we bring you software updates for widely used programs, and it’s safe to assume that all the software we list is freeware (we’ll try to note the paid-only programs).




As you browse the Internet during the day, feel free to post the software updates you come across in the comments below so that we can include them the following day!

–Stable Releases–

The software listed here have all been officially released by the developers.

  • Firefox 2.0.0.16 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Security fixes
  • Flock 1.2.4 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Security fixes
  • Notepad++ 5.0.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Text editor
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • SeaMonkey 1.1.11 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • SuperDocker 2.4.4 [Homepage] [Review]
    Operating System: Mac Mac only
    Type of Application: Customize the Mac Dock
    Changes: N/A

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

The software listed here are pre-releases that may not be ready for everyday usage.

  • 7-Zip 4.59 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Alpha 4
    Type of Application: File compression & extraction
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Amarok 2.0 [Homepage] [Changelog]
    Operating System: Linux Linux only
    Release: Alpha 1
    Type of Application: Media player
    Changes: New look, dynamic playlists, mobile device support, and it will soon be cross platform
  • FileZilla 3.1.0 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Beta 2
    Type of Application: FTP client
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Mandriva 2009.0 [Homepage] [Changelog]
    Operating System: Linux Linux only
    Release: Alpha 2
    Type of Application: Operating system
    Changes: KDE 4 is the default desktop, support for new NVIDIA & ATI graphics cards, and more
  • OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Beta 2
    Type of Application: Office suite
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Opera 9.52 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Snapshot
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Stability and bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

  • August – Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 [Review]
  • September 2 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review]
  • October 30 – Ubuntu 8.10
  • Late 2008 – Firefox 3.1 [Review]
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • January 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]

Thanks Omar & Mohan for the tips!