CCleaner Eset Fedora Foobar2000 Shareaza Opera 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.

  • CCleaner 2.02 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Computer cleaner
    Changes: Bug fixes and tweaks
  • Eset Smart Security [Homepage] [Review]
    Cost: $59
    Type of Application: Antivirus, antispam, antispyware, and firewall
    Changes: N/A
  • NOD32 Antivirus 3.0 [Homepage] [Review]
    Cost: $39.99
    Type of Application: Antivirus
    Changes: N/A

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • Fedora 8 [Homepage]
    Release: Release Candidate 3
    Type of Application: Linux Operating System
    Changes: N/A
  • Foobar2000 0.9.5 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Beta 3
    Type of Application: Media player
    Changes: New user interface, new album list component, properties dialog improvements, and more
  • Opera 9.5 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Release: Post-Beta
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Shareaza 2.2.5.7 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Release Candidate 2
    Type of Application: File sharing
    Changes: Bug fixes and minor tweaks
  • Vista/XP Virtual Desktop Manager [Homepage] [Review]
    Type of Application: Virtual desktops
    Changes: Sticky Applications and major bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

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

  • November – Firefox 3 Milestone 9 [Review]
  • November – Comodo 3 Firewall [Review]
  • November – Vista Transformation Pack 8
  • November – Opera Mini 4 [Review] NEW
  • November 8 – Fedora 8
  • November 12 – OLPC Laptop [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]