filezilla picasa openoffice notepad 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.

  • Notepad++ 4.8.2 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Text editor
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Picasa 2.7 Build 37.49 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Image manager
    Changes: Improved performance for new Intel chips, translation fixes, and fixed a case that would result in an error when capturing images from webcams

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • FileZilla 3.0.8 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Release Candidate 1
    Type of Application: FTP client
    Changes: Add interface for SFTP public key authentication, automatic timezone detection for SFTP listing, and more
  • OpenOffice.org 2.4 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Release Candidate 3
    Type of Application: Office suite
    Changes: N/A

–Release Calendar–

  • Early 2008 – Firefox 3.0 [Review]
  • March – WordPress 2.5 [Review]
  • March 13 – OpenOffice.org 2.4
  • Mid March – Vista SP1 [Review]
  • March 24 – XP SP3 [Review]
  • March 25 – Firefox 2.0.0.13 [Review]
  • March 27 – Ubuntu 8.04 Beta
  • April 24 – Ubuntu 8.04
  • April 29 – Fedora 9
  • June – iPhone 2.0 Software [Review]
  • June 19 – openSUSE 11.0
  • September 8 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review]
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]

Thanks to Omar for the tips on OpenOffice and Picasa!