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Virgin has closed Virgin Digital, its Windows Media-based alternative to Apple's iTunes. It stopped selling one-off downloads on Friday, though.

The service, which both sides describe as a world first, will allow any Virgin Media broadband customer to both listen by streaming and download and to keep as many music tracks and albums as they want from Universal's catalogue in return for a fee. Downloaded music will be theirs.

Virgin Media is offering a monthly music subscription service in the U.K. that will be the first of its kind. The service is a partnership with.

Virgin Digital displays a refreshing passion for music. It was, for example, the only service on test that linked a search for Jarvis Cocker to his.

in London via a hologram recording beamed to his flagship store as he launched Virgin's new digital music download service in the UK.