The Verge

The Verge
Free
273 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 Angel 9/16/2014
    Does Not Work With Windows 8.1 Update 1. You get a blank screen
  • by User 9/15/2014
    It stopped work for some reason . It used to be a great app it probably still is but needs some tlc .
  • by Laura A 9/15/2014
    Does not work. Shows no content.
  • by Floran 9/14/2014
    Has stopped loading articles! This was the best The Verge app!
  • by User 9/14/2014
    it's empty. no content at all. what the fck is this?!
  • by Florin 9/12/2014
    It does not show anything. Empty content. Rating again after fixing this.
  • by gokul 9/11/2014
    Doesn't work anymore. Nokia Lumia 920 - 8.1 update 1
  • by Sinhué 9/11/2014
    Stop working a few days ago. It shows a blank screen and doesn't load any content
  • by Diego 9/10/2014
    The app does not work anymore because The Verge changed their API, so now no new articles load
  • by Joey 9/10/2014
    The app was working fine until a couple days ago. It just says No Items after opening the app.