Firefox Oovoo Gears SmartFTP Filezilla Logos Icons Welcome to Daily Downloads brought to you by CyberNet! Each weekday we bring you the Windows 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.

  • Belarc Advisor [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Profiles hardware and software on your computer
    Changes: N/A

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • AOL 9.1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Cost: Your soul
    Release: Beta 7
    Type of Application: Junk — thought I would throw it in for giggles
    Changes: N/A
  • FileZilla 3.0.2 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Release Candidate 1
    Type of Application: FTP client
    Changes: Remote file viewing/editing, and bug fixes
  • Firefox [Homepage] [Release Notes]
    Release: Release Candidate 2
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Google Gears [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Take websites offline
    Changes: N/A
  • ooVoo [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Multi-user video chat
    Changes: N/A
  • SmartFTP 2.5.1007.0 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: FTP Client
    Changes: Updated FTP library, and bug fixes
  • SpeedFan 4.34 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Monitor fans in your computer
    Changes: N/A

–Release Calendar–

This is a great way to keep up on the upcoming software releases.

  • October 16 – Firefox
  • October 18 – Ubuntu 7.10 [Review]
  • October 30 – Firefox 3 Milestone 9 [Review]
  • November 8 – Fedora 8
  • January 15 – WordPress 2.4