gimp opera aim xbmc logos icons.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.

  • The Gimp 2.4.6 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Image editor
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • XdN Tweaker 0.9.0.4 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Windows customizations
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • AIM 6.8.6.12 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta 4
    Type of Application: Instant messenger
    Changes: Notify buddies of plug-ins you have installed, and some other minor changes
  • Opera 9.5.10034 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Reduced memory usage and bug fixes
  • Wine 1.0 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Linux Linux only
    Release: Release Candidate 3
    Type of Application: Run Windows applications in Linux
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • XBMC 0.5 [Homepage] [Changelog]
    Operating System: Mac Mac only
    Release: Beta 5
    Type of Application: Media player
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Yahoo Messenger 9.0.0.1389 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Instant messenger
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

  • 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]