Miranda Miro Thunderbird Sandboxie 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.

  • Miranda 0.7.3 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Instant messenger
    Changes: Critical fixes for MSN and Jabber
  • Miro 1.0 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Type of Application: Watch online videos from your desktop
    Changes: Watch fullscreen videos, resume where you stopped, play almost any formats, and more
  • Sandboxie 3.20 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Type of Application: Run programs in a sandbox
    Changes: Sandboxie Control rewritten to offer better control and configurability of Sandboxie, force programs to start sandboxed based on folder, and bug fixes
  • Thunderbird [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror] [Review]
    Type of Application: Email client
    Changes: N/A

–Pre-Releases (Alpha, Beta, etc…)–

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

  • Audacity 1.3.4 [Homepage] [Mirror]
    Release: Beta
    Type of Application: Audio editor
    Changes: Enhanced Shell integration, new keyboard shortcuts, translation updates, bug fixes, and more
  • Damn Small Linux 4.1 [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Mirror]
    Release: Release Candidate 1
    Type of Application: Linux Operating System
    Changes: New boot options, dropped Small Window Manager, bug fixes, and more
  • Gizmo Project [Homepage] [Mirror] [Review]
    Release: Release Candidate 1 
    Type of Application: Video conferencing
    Changes: Significant fixes to the Video Calling functionality, as well as many improvements to the user interface
  • Vista/XP Virtual Desktop Manager [Homepage] [Release Notes] [Review]
    Release: Release Candidate
    Type of Application: Virtual desktop manager
    Changes: “Show all Windows” (Windows Key + F9) now shows all windows on all desktops

–Release Calendar–

  • November – Firefox 3 Beta 1 [Review]
  • November – Comodo 3 Firewall [Review]
  • November – Vista Transformation Pack 8
  • November – HP MediaSmart Home Server [Review]
  • December 4 – OpenOffice.org 2.3.1 [Review]
  • December 15 – Paint.NET 3.20 [Review]
  • Early 2008 – Vista SP1 [Review]
  • January, 2008 – Mac Office 2008 [Review]
  • January 15, 2008 – WordPress 2.4
  • February, 2008 – iPhone SDK [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]

Thanks to “S” for the tip on Sandboxie!