ZoneAlarm WindowBlinds Flock Songbird Yahoo 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.

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • Yahoo! Messenger 9.0.0.907 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Instant messenger
    Changes: View contacts by Yahoo! ID vs. full name, expanded contact list, message formatting in IM window, fixes installation problems for Vista users, and more

–Release Calendar–

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

  • November – Firefox 3 Beta 1 [Review]
  • November – Comodo 3 Firewall [Review]
  • November – Vista Transformation Pack 8
  • November – HP MediaSmart Home Server [Review]
  • November 8 – Fedora 8
  • November 12 – Google Android SDK [Review] NEW
  • November 12 – OLPC Laptop [Review]
  • November 13 – Thunderbird 2.0.0.9 [Review]
  • November 13 – Zune 2 [Review]
  • December 4 – OpenOffice.org 2.3.1 [Review]
  • December 15 – Paint.NET 3.20 [Review]
  • January, 2008 – Mac Office 2008 [Review]
  • January 15, 2008 – WordPress 2.4
  • February, 2008 – iPhone SDK [Review]
  • February 27, 2008 – Windows Server 2008 [Review]
  • March 4, 2008 – OpenOffice.org 2.4
  • April 24, 2008 – Ubuntu 8.04
  • September 2, 2008 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review]

Thanks to Tonino for the Google Android SDK release date!