Introducing the Geocoder Library for Android

Following the announcement earlier this week of a new directions library, today we are introducing a geocoder library for Android.

This library lets you convert location text into geographic coordinates, as well as lat/lon coordinates into a meaningful place name (reverse geocoding). It’s also a full drop-in replacement for the default Android Geocoder, and it helps you build an autocomplete widget for places and addresses like this one:

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