World’s largest photo blog ‘theChive’ now has an official app on Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone

Dave W. Shanahan

UPDATE: We are receiving confirmed reports that this app seems to cause serious issues with the power button on Windows Phone devices. For now, we recommend NOT installing this app. We’ve pulled the download links from the bottom of this page. You can read the original story below.

theChive is a free, ad-supported, and universal photo blog app recently released to the Windows Store and Windows Phone store. TheChive refers to itself in the app description as “probably the best site in the world.” That claim depends entirely on whether you like similar sites (i.e. Imgur). theChive is a photo blog that shows the world’s funniest photos, videos, and GIFs. Now you can use the official app on Windows Phone or on your Windows 8.1 device. Here is a list of features for theChive app:

  • All the latest posts from theCHIVE updated in real time.
  • Share your favorites via Facebook, Twitter, Text or Email.
  • Browse the most popular galleries.
  • Pick your favorite gallery category including art, beautiful, fail, funny, gaming, girls, photobombs, tech and more. 
  • Streaming video.

The Chive opens the door for you to view all your favorite epic fails, groundbreaking photography, beautiful girls and art from all over the world. If you are looking for a place to find viral photos and awesome videos, theChive is the place to go. Download theChive for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone in the links below!