Converge

Converge
Free
3147 reviews
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Publisher

Anand Prakash

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Download size

3 MB

Last updated

2/24/2015

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 mani 4/17/2015
    Not bad
  • by Shehan 4/17/2015
    Great app
  • by Joe 4/17/2015
    It works
  • by Chung 4/17/2015
    Great app! Bring in more tech blogs like Engadget and Anandtech.
  • by Anthony 4/16/2015
    Absolutely beautiful.
  • by Nir 4/16/2015
    AMAZING. Best the verge app, ad free and almost full featured. Edit: Thanks for the transparent tile, this is so good looking.
  • by Witit 4/16/2015
    Up and running right after installation. Great user interface and choices of news display.
  • by avtar 4/16/2015
    Crispy
  • by Floyd 4/15/2015
    Great app
  • by Tao 4/15/2015
    Well designed, it's smooth and elegant. One of the best news app I've seen among all platforms. Just the stability need to be improved. It crashes sometime