The Verge

The Verge
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Download size

< 1 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • data services
  • web browser component
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (3)

English (United States) English English (India)
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This is a clone of the official application from The Verge. Right now you can only browse articles and read reviews, but support for image galleries and podcasts will be coming soon. For more information, please head to

Release Notes

* Added ability to add comments. (Note that I didn't support OAuth providers. You must log in with your 'The Verge' credentials)
* Fixed text size increasing when you rotate the phone to landscape orientation.
* Fixed YouTube & other embded videos from not loading. Now you should be able to see videos right in the article.
* Updated infinite scroll. Now items start loading prior to you reaching the bottom.
* Updated the UI with better spacing and larger thumbnail previews.

* Fixed issue with settings page closing as soon as it starts for some users.

* Media Pages - Access to Photos, Podcasts and Videos
* More sharing options. (Copy Url, SMS, E-Mail, Post to Social Network)
* Pin your favorite section or forum to the start screen.
* Screen Orientation Lock
* Article Page font size - Now you can change the font size of the text of the articles.
* Better handling of videos in article view. Most YouTube videos will play without issue.
* Bug Fixes and speed improvements.

  * Article Comments (Read Only)
  * Forums
  * Sections (Hubs / Brands / Categories)
  * Themeing - You can now change the accent color as well as force a light or dark theme to make it easier to read.

v1.0.0.0 - Initial Release
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  • by Trevor 2014-10-14
    Used to be great, but now it just loads empty. No content to be found.
  • by Russell 2014-10-05
    No content. So dumb. 1020 8.1
  • by Seppo 2014-09-15
    Stopped working a few weeks ago
  • by Sriram 2014-09-10
    I was using this app happily for a long time, but it no longer pulls down any content, all sections are completely blank. Reinstalling doesn't help. WP 8.1 U1
  • by James 2013-11-10
    Great app, can now comment on articles even
  • by Martin 2013-08-10
    Great app!
  • by Danial 2013-07-18
    Besides some broken picture issues, this app is as good ad the ios version
  • by Smit 2013-06-27
    Wow amazing un official app. Can't complain.
  • by Mark 2013-05-06
    Really good for an unofficial app!
  • by Peter 2013-03-29
    Nice app, keep up a good work MasterDevs! And, although The Verge doesn't give us, Windows Phone users the treatment we deserve, still they are probably #1 tech news site out there