Sunbrid RealPlayer Notepad Recuva Smartftp 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.

  • FastStone Image Viewer 3.3 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Image manager
    Changes: Enhance colors option, blur feature, better download photos manager, and more
  • Notepad++ 4.5 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Text editor
    Changes: Bug fixes and minor features
  • Recuva 1.07.138 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Restore deleted files
    Changes: Fully Unicode, minor UI tweaks, and bug fixes
  • Sunbird 0.7 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Type of Application: Calendar management
    Changes: Redesigned task manager, and hundreds of bug fixes

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • Microsoft Virtual Earth 3D 2.0 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: 3D mapping
    Changes: N/A
  • RealPlayer [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Media player
    Changes: N/A
  • SmartFTP 2.5.1007.3 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: FTP client
    Changes: Fixes bugs in sfFTPLib.dll
  • VistaTweaker 0.5 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Customize various aspects of Vista
    Changes: Added reading structures to check tweaks that are already applied, added writing structures to be able to revert changes made by tweaks, and more

–Release Calendar–

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

  • October – Firefox
  • November – Firefox 3 Milestone 9 [Review]
  • November – Comodo 3 Firewall [Review]
  • November – Vista Transformation Pack 8
  • November 8 – Fedora 8
  • November 13 – Zune 2 [Review]
  • December 4 – 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]
  • March 4, 2008 – 2.4
  • April 24, 2008 – Ubuntu 8.04
  • September 2, 2008 – 3.0 [Review]