Spybot Skype nLite Paint 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.

  • nLite 1.4.1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Slipstream Windows
    Changes: Bug fix
  • Paint.NET 3.20 [Homepage] [Release Notes]
    Type of Application: Image editor
    Changes: Better selection tools, enhanced effects, and lots of bug fixes
  • Sandra Lite 13.12 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: System information
    Changes: N/A
  • Skype 3.6.0.244 (Windows) [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Video messenger
    Changes: N/A
  • Spybot S&D 1.5.1.15 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Spyware detection and removal
    Changes: Improved Wine compatibility, fixed memory leaks, improved plugin support, user interface changes, and more

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • Spybot S&D 1.5.1.18 [Mirror]
    Release: Beta 2
    Type of Application: Spyware detection and removal
    Changes: Explorer context menu option “Erase with Spybot”, and bug fixes

–Release Calendar–

  • December 13 – phpBB 3
  • December 15 – Paint.NET 3.20 [Review]
  • December 20 – Ubuntu 8.04 Alpha 2
  • December 21 – Firefox 3 Beta 2 [Review]
  • Early 2008 – Vista SP1 [Review]
  • Early 2008 – XP SP3 [Review]
  • January 15, 2008 – Mac Office 2008 [Review] UPDATED
  • January 24, 2008 – WordPress 2.4
  • February, 2008 – iPhone SDK [Review]
  • February, 2008 – Deskscapes 2.0 [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]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]

Mac Office 2008 release date via jkOnTheRun
Thanks to Omar and Claus Valca for the tips on Spybot