according to a Apache Developer, Android will very probably ship with the 4.0 Alpha version of the Apache HTTP Client.
Oleg Kalnichevski wrote:It looks like folks at Google really have to lock down the API of their
Android platform. That also means they are going to ship HttpClient 4.0
before we could release BETA1. I personally think it is very important
to avoid API incompatibilities between the version of HttpClient shipped
with the Android platform and the stock version of HttpClient.
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