Converge

Converge
Free
2329 reviews
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Publisher

Anand Prakash

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Download size

3 MB

Last updated

10/16/2014

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 Murtaza Ali 10/23/2014
    Love ❤ it!!!
  • by Jack 10/22/2014
    Its **** amazing app
  • by Shane 10/22/2014
    Fantastic app, really appreciate this developer's commitment to the platform despite The Verge pulling their API
  • by Aditya 10/22/2014
    Interface is too good! Encourages feedback
  • by Joseph 10/22/2014
    Great app. Needs to be universal then 5 stars.
  • by Giridharan 10/21/2014
    One of the best app in windows phone. I use it everyday. Expecting more news sources.
  • by nazir 10/21/2014
    Nice app. Really recommend others to download it. The interface also very modern like.
  • by B-ron 10/21/2014
    Beautiful layout
  • by Ah 10/21/2014
    Excellent
  • by Mitchell 10/21/2014
    Beautiful UI and intuitive navigation. Brings all of The Verge to your fingertips in a great package that utilizes Metro UI and Live Tiles in a meaningful fashion. The Verge should definitely endorse this app in some shape or form. Commenting works great, could we see recommends too?