thunderbird digsby divx 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.

  • Notepad++ 4.9 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Text editor
    Changes: New smart highlighting feature, and bug fixes
  • Mozy 1.0 [Homepage]
    Operating System: Mac Mac only
    Type of Application: Backup utility
    Changes: N/A
  • Paint.NET 3.31 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Image editor
    Changes: Integrates with the screenshot utility Window Clippings (review), and includes bug fixes
  • Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Email client
    Changes: Security fix
  • Unlocker 1.87 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Unlocks inaccessible files
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • XP SP3 UxTheme Patcher 1.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Enable unsigned themes in Windows XP SP3
    Changes: Better patch detection, more safety checks, and more

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • BurnAware Free 1.3 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: CD/DVD burning app
    Changes: New audio burning engine, and bug fixes
  • Digsby Build 28 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only (right now)
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Cross-network instant messenger
    Changes: Facebook Chat support, Yahoo Mail overhaul, and bug fixes
  • DivX Player 6.8.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta 1
    Type of Application: Media player
    Changes: Supports QuickTime videos as well as files larger than 4GB, and more

–Release Calendar–

  • April 30 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 Beta [Review]
  • May 6 – Opera Dragonfly Alpha
  • May 13 – Fedora 9
  • June – iPhone 2.0 Software [Review]
  • June – Firefox 3.0 [Review]
  • June 12 – Ubuntu 8.10 Alpha 1
  • June 19 – openSUSE 11.0
  • Mid 2008 – Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 [Review]
  • September 2 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review]
  • October 30 – Ubuntu 8.10
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]

Thanks Jason for the tip on Digsby!