The Verge

The Verge
Free
295 reviews
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Publisher

MasterDevs

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Download size

< 1 MB

Last updated

11/9/2013

Version

2.5.0.0

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 http://vnet.codeplex.com/.

Release Notes
v2.5.0.0

* 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.

v2.1.0.0
* Fixed issue with settings page closing as soon as it starts for some users.

v2.0.0.0
* 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.


v1.1.0.0
  * 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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Reviews

  • by David 12/16/2014
    Worked great until it stopped....looks like the end points have changed and no update to the app. Update the endpoints and let me browse the news and ill update the rating.
  • by Laura A 12/16/2014
    Does not work. Shows no content.
  • by Pascal 12/7/2014
    Empty app...no news
  • by Theus 11/30/2014
    The Verge has closed their API to 3rd parties, and this app has stopped working since. Was decent when working...
  • by Ronnie 11/16/2014
    Stopped working.
  • by Anthony 11/2/2014
    Why have you stopped working?
  • by Kiril 10/26/2014
    awful
  • by Costas 10/22/2014
    It doesn't pull any data (for about two months now) indicating it's on maintained.
  • by Ian 10/20/2014
    Shows... Nothing
  • by Mark 10/18/2014
    Does not work for me