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Manage requests with IntentService

Manage requests with IntentService: Android App Development: RESTful Web Services
Manage requests with IntentService: Android App Development: RESTful Web Services

An IntentService is designed to run tasks in the background, and is well-suited to longer-running tasks. Unlike AsyncTask, an IntentService is completely detached from the user interface. It isn’t contained within an activity, and can’t call the activity’s methods. But it can communicate back to the app’s visual layer using broadcast messages.

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