Sandboxie Adobe Netscape ATI 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.

  • Adobe Reader 8.1.1 [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: PDF reader
    Changes: Fixes a security vulnerability, addresses a PDF form issue, and provides stability
  • Netscape [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Type of Application: Web browser
    Changes: Includes security updates found in Firefox
  • Sandboxie 3.02 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Browser security
    Changes: Resolves a couple of very important compatibility problems with Windows Vista
  • Thoosje Vista Sidebar 2.3 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Sidebar
    Changes: Completely rewritten, more skins, and more docks

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • ATI Tray Tools [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Quick access to ATI settings
    Changes: N/A
  • FeedDemon 2.6 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Cost: $29.95
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Feed reader
    Changes: New Attention Report, bug fixes, and more
  • GPU-Z 0.0.9 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Retrive graphics card information
    Changes: Fixes crashes and adds more information
  • Vize 0.7 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Vista GUI Enhancer
    Changes: Multilingual support, file information algorithms improved, added battery icon, and more

–Release Calendar–

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

  • October 25 – Opera 9.5 Beta 1 [Review]
  • October 25 – Opera Mini 4 Beta 3 [Review]
  • October 26 – Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard [Review]
  • 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] UPDATED
  • 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]