digsby pidgin 7zip logos icons.pngWelcome 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.

  • Defraggler 1.02.085 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: File defragmenter
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Miro 1.2.7 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Internet TV and video streaming
    Changes: N/A
  • Pidgin 2.5.0 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Messenger
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • 7-Zip 4.60 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: File extraction and compression
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Digsby 16927 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only (for now)
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Messenger
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • JBidwatcher 2.0 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Beta 7
    Type of Application: eBay sniper
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

  • August – Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 [Review]
  • August 19 – Firefox 3.1 Beta 1 [Review]
  • September 2 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review]
  • October 30 – Ubuntu 8.10
  • December 18 – openSUSE 11.1 [Review]
  • Late 2008 – Firefox 3.1 [Review]
  • Late 2008 – Internet Explorer 8 [Review]
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • January 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]