Android Web Images

The visual components, or widgets as they are called inside the Android SDK are usually easy to work with once you understand how they should be positioned and how to access their data. I recently I found myself working with one of these components, the ImageView, and not being able to set it’s image to load from a url. I thought that something so common could be done easily but it looks like you can’t do it with the default ImageView. You can however make your own ImageView with 60 lines of code!

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