Converge

Converge
Free
274 reviews
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Publisher

Anand Prakash

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File weight

3 MB

Last updated

16/10/2014

Version

4.3.0.3

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:
• Popular news from multiple sources using activity in social media
• Support for hubs to read news by categories
• Design and performance improvements

New in previous updates:
• Support for TechCrunch and The Next Web news sources.
• Videos from all news sources, powered by YouTube.
• Support for dark theme and multiple news sources.
• Ability to sign-in, post new comments and reply to comments posted by other readers on news articles and forum posts.
• 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.
• Ability to launch YouTube and Vimeo apps to watch embedded videos.
• Pocket support to save articles for offline reading using any installed pocket app.
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Reviews

  • by charlie 22/10/2014
    Never heard of Converge but since I got it, its became one of my most used tech news apps. Its easy to use, covers all sorts of news. Highly recommend it to anybody who likes to be in the know of new technology etc
  • by Ravi 21/10/2014
    Love the app. If only they start adding offline content more websites soon 😊
  • by David 20/10/2014
    Very well constructed app. A pleasure to use
  • by Sean 19/10/2014
    Very nice, a good clean design and works without bugs
  • by Steven 18/10/2014
    Very informative and well put together
  • by Florian 18/10/2014
    Elegant and customizable
  • by John 17/10/2014
    Very good enjoy it
  • by Viet Hung 16/10/2014
    Very nice UI and overall great app
  • by paul 16/10/2014
    Brilliant
  • by Tony 14/10/2014
    Super duper. Works great and getting my fill of tech news flawlessly!