Bridging the gap between iOS and Android Development
Jille van der Weerd
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you’re right, there are libraries that have been developed for your problems.

Google Gson (https://github.com/google/gson) for JSON serialisation/deserialization

OkHttp (https://github.com/square/okhttp) for async network request

Retrofit (https://github.com/square/retrofit) where we don’t have to build and parse HTTP manually

Glide (https://github.com/bumptech/glide) for async image loading