The Weblogs, Inc. network features over 100 independent, unfiltered bloggers producing over 1,000 blog posts a week across over 75 industry-leading blogs. Each week we ask our bloggers to choose their top posts, which we bring to you in one easy-to-read weekly post. You’ll find links to the hottest posts from the second week of July after the jump. Enjoy! 

best5_downloadThe Download Squad’sJordan Running speculates on when Longhorn really will ship. Victor Agreda, Jr. turns you on to Portable Firefox for surfing without leaving a footprint. Barb Dybwad gives the skinny on the latest bump to OS X 10.4.2. Marc Perton dispels the rumor that Microsoft is buying spyware-maker Claria