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King of the Universe: The Universal Image Loader Library and you So what is the Universal Image Loader Library? The Universal Image Loader or UIL is a Library that you can include in your apps to take care of your images. The Universal Image Loader Library: Asynchronously downloads and loads…
What are Adapters? Adapters are the link between a set of data and the AdapterView that displays the data. AdapterView AdapterViews are ViewGroups that display child views given to it by an adapter. An example of an AdapterView is a ListView. Adapters also provide the child views that display the…
Using the Picasso Library to load images into a GridView A GridView is a ViewGroup. It lets you show stuff in a two-dimensional grid. You can scroll the grid if there are too many items to fit on the screen. You can control the look of the grid either dynamically…

Using Bitmaps efficiently

Using Images without killing your app Images take time to download and display. They can make your app unresponsive, especially when using them in list views, grid views and view pagers. The solution is to download and process them off the main thread. Then resize and cache them for faster…
Loading the Picasso library into your Android Studio project Picasso is a powerful image downloading and caching library package which you include in your app build. It simplifies working with images, reducing the code that you need to use to one line of code. Picasso is fast and easy to…