Miranda Freespire Opera IrfanView 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.

  • GPU-Z 0.0.8 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Graphics card analyzer
    Changes: Added new ATI and NVIDIA devices, and bug fixes
  • MediaPortal [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Release: Release Candidate 3
    Type of Application: Media Center-like application
    Changes: NSIS installer, simplified database, and more
  • Miranda IM 0.7.1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Preview Release 1
    Type of Application: Instant messenger
    Changes: N/A
  • Opera 9.5.9600 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Release: Post-Alpha
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Rewritten bookmark synchronization, improved stability, and more
  • ooVoo [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Multi-user video chat
    Changes: N/A

–Release Calendar–

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

  • October 18 – Firefox UPDATED
  • October 18 – Ubuntu 7.10 [Review]
  • October 30 – Firefox 3 Milestone 9 [Review]
  • November 8 – Fedora 8
  • December 4 – OpenOffice.org 2.3.1 [Review]
  • January 15, 2008 – WordPress 2.4
  • March 4, 2008 – OpenOffice.org 2.4
  • April 24, 2008 – Ubuntu 8.04 NEW
  • September 2, 2008 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review]

Thanks to Tonino for the updated Firefox release date!