Archive | August 2012

Tutorial: Requesting RESTful Web Services with JSON in your Android App

Web services make it easy for mobile devices to communicate with applications running on a web or application server. I am sharing my findings of how to implement an Android client for services implemented according to the Representational State Transfer (REST) approach. This little turorial shows how you send HTTP requests, parse JSON string responses and display the results in a ListActivity, showing a progress dialog while loading.

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