On Thursday, Microsoft has made available the latest beta version of Windows Media Player, version 11.
WMP11 Beta 2 sports an improved UI, better performance and improved library features. The subscription based service, URGE, is integrated into the client and offers quick and easy downloads of the latest music for $14.95 per month.
URGE is currently being offered as a 14 day trial for a limited period.
Microsoft hopes to attract more people into using WMP11 by offering additional features in the Vista client such as Media Center integration.