itunes gimp opera logos icons.pngWelcome to Daily Downloads brought to you by CyberNet! Periodically throughout the week we bring you 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.

  • iTunes 8.0.1.11 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac
    Type of Application: Media Player
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Opera 9.60 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • OpenOffice.org 3.0 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Office Suite
    Changes: Native Mac interface, enhancements, and bug fixes
  • Perian 1.1.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Review]
    Operating System: Mac Mac only
    Type of Application: Quicktime codecs
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • Revo Uninstaller 1.75 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Type of Application: Clean removal of applications
    Changes: Scanning algorithm improvements
  • The Gimp 2.6.1 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Image editor
    Changes: Bug fixes
  • VLC 0.9.4 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Type of Application: Media Player
    Changes: Bug fixes

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • SeaMonkey 2.0 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror]
    Operating System: Windows Windows; Mac Mac; Linux Linux
    Release: Alpha 1
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: New features and bug fixes
  • Skype 4.0.0.166 [Homepage] [Changelog] [Mirror] [Review]
    Operating System: Windows Windows only
    Release: Beta 2
    Type of Application: Messenger
    Changes: Compact view, scalable profiles, and more

–Release Calendar–

  • October 30 – Ubuntu 8.10
  • December 18 – openSUSE 11.1 [Review]
  • Late 2008 – Internet Explorer 8 [Review]
  • Early 2009 – Firefox 3.1 [Review]
  • 2009 – Windows Mobile 7 [Review]
  • 2009 – Paint.NET 4.00 [Review]
  • January 2010 – Windows 7 [Review]