kde office opera netnewswire aim logos icons-1.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.

  • AIM 6.8.10.1 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Messenger
    Changes: N/A
  • Cobian Backup 9.1.1.187 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Backup manager
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Deluge 0.5.9.3 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: BitTorrent client
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Microsoft Office 2008 12.1.1 Update [Homepage] [Changelog]
    Operating System: Mac Mac only
    Type of Application: Office suite
    Changes: Stability and reliability updates

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • FastStone Image Viewer 3.6 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: View and edit images
    Changes: Runs on 32-bit and 64-bit Windows, improved batch converting, and more
  • KDE 4.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Linux Linux only
    Release: Beta 2
    Type of Application: Linux desktop environment
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • NetNewsWire 3.1.7b1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Mac Mac only
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Feed reader
    Changes: Performance fixes
  • Opera 9.51 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Release Candidate 1
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

  • Early July – iPhone 2.0 Software [Review]
  • July 1 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 Beta 2 [Review]
  • July 1 – Firefox 2.0.0.15 [Review]
  • July 11 – iPhone 3G [Review]
  • August – 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]
  • January 2010 – Windows 7 [Review] UPDATED