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Make asynchronous calls with Retrofit

Make asynchronous calls with Retrofit: Android Development Tips Weekly
Make asynchronous calls with Retrofit: Android Development Tips Weekly

In last week’s tip, David described how to use the open-source library Retrofit to make web service calls. In recent versions of Android, you have to make these calls asynchronously. David solved that requirement last week by wrapping the call in an AsyncTask object. But Retrofit actually has tools you can use to make the call asynchronously without an AsyncTask, an IntentService, or other sort of separate structure.

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