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Ion: An Android Library for Asynchronous Networking and Image Loading

· Mobile Zone

You already have to get all your Android networking and downloading off the UI thread, so from Koushik Dutta comes a library to make it a bit easier: Ion. Dutta's documentation on GitHub is pretty thorough - a comprehensive list of features, usage examples, sample projects, easy set-up instructions for Maven and Gradle, and general tips and tricks for use - and covers everything you need to know. 

And the features are extensive:

If you're interested in asynchronous networking and image loading, then, check out Ion's GitHub and get started.

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java ,library ,mobile ,android ,tool ,tools & methods ,ion

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