Converge

Converge
Free
372 reviews
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Publisher

Anand Prakash

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File weight

3 MB

Last updated

24/02/2015

Version

4.3.1.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • phone identity
  • music library
  • media playback
  • data services
  • movement and directional sensor
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (1)

English (United States)
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A fast and beautiful app to read, watch and discuss tech news from multiple sources with popular and latest news streams.

KEY FEATURES:
• Read what everyone else is raving about on social media or latest from your favorite news sources in consumer technology news, reviews, features, and exclusives.
• Watch videos from selected sources without ever leaving the app in HD or SD quality, powered by YouTube.
• Read comments posted on articles by fellow readers, powered by Facebook and Disqus.
• Live tile updates with transparent tile support for showing popular news on your start screen.
• Customizable to use dark or light theme, adjustable text size and style.

App currently supports TechCrunch, The Next Web, The Verge, WinBeta and WP Central news sources. More details and options to connect and provide feedback are available on the about screen in the app. All content shown in the app is owned by the respective providers and this app is just a reader.
New in this update:
• Read popular news in list or slideshow, changeable from app settings
• Improvements in auto hiding title on reader screen

New in previous updates:
• Popular news based on social media activity 
• Support for hubs to read news by categories
• Support for TechCrunch and The Next Web news sources.
• Watch tech news, powered by YouTube.
• Support for dark theme and multiple news sources.
• Support for customizable reading experience by selecting text size and style on reader page.
• Transparent tile support for Windows Phone 8.1 with flexible tile options.
• Pocket support to save articles for offline reading using any installed pocket app.
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Reviews

  • by Ricardo 25/02/2015
    One of best apps in windows phone but missing offline reading.
  • by Enda 25/02/2015
    Fantastically well designed app. Bit annoying since last update. When your reading an article and scroll back up the page a bit, the headline keeps dropping down and getting in the way.
  • by Peter 19/02/2015
    The perfect example of how a windows phone app should be.
  • by Azif 17/02/2015
    Best technology news app with the best interface
  • by Yusuf Suleman 17/02/2015
    Great app.
  • by Deividas 13/02/2015
    Very user friendly
  • by Damian 12/02/2015
    This is a one of the best verge apps out there.
  • by Stephen 10/02/2015
    The best app in the store. Fantastic design. Love the logo and colours. Works well, fast and fluid.
  • by Charlie 09/02/2015
    Very nice design
  • by Benjamin 08/02/2015
    Fantastic tech news app, grouping 5 different sources of information. Great design.