MetaCPAN API and Android - CPAN Sidekick
Source: YAPC::NA 2012 on the 2012-06-13.
Speaker: Sterling Hanenkamp speaker
A couple of comments from the talk
"Tou must read the code" by Masaaki Mizuno
The Secret to using the MetaCPAN API is to read the code!
Building JSON in Java is HARD!
Instead of trying to build JSON via gson or JSONObject, he created a micro-templating language.
See also (Ab)using the MetaCPAN API for Fun and Profit for a lot more details about the MetaCPAN API.