launchy recuva mediacoder logos icons-2.pngWelcome 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.

  • DriverMax 4.4 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Driver backup
    Changes: N/A
  • Launchy 2.1.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Application launcher
    Changes: Linux support, includes Google calculator plugin, bug fixes, and more
  • Recuva 1.17.339 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: File recovery
    Changes: Reduced memory usage, and bug fixes

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • MediaCoder [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Video converter
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

  • August – Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 [Review]
  • September 2 – 3.0 [Review]
  • October 30 – Ubuntu 8.10
  • December 18 – openSUSE 11.1 [Review]
  • Late 2008 – Firefox 3.1 [Review]
  • Late 2008 – Internet Explorer 8 [Review]
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • January 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]