Skype Quicktime Vlite 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.

  • QuickTime 7.4.1 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Media player
    Changes: Addresses security issues and improves compatibility with third-party applications
  • vLite 1.1.1 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Type of Application: Customize Vista installation DVD
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • Skype for Linux 2.0.0.43 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Messenger
    Changes: N/A

–Release Calendar–

  • Early 2008 – Internet Explorer 8 Beta [Review]
  • Early 2008 – Firefox 3.0 [Review] NEW
  • February – iPhone SDK [Review]
  • February – Deskscapes 2.0 [Review]
  • February 11 – Firefox 3 Beta 3 [Review] NEW
  • February 27 – Windows Server 2008 [Review]
  • March – WordPress 2.5 [Review]
  • March 4 – OpenOffice.org 2.4
  • Mid March – Vista SP1 [Review] UPDATED
  • March 24 – XP SP3 [Review] UPDATED
  • April 24 – Ubuntu 8.04
  • April 29 – Fedora 9 NEW
  • June 19 – openSUSE 11.0 NEW
  • September 8 – OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Review] UPDATED
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]

Thanks to Tonino for the heads up on the Firefox 3 Beta 3 release date.
Thanks to Omar for pointing out the QuickTime release.