Sticky Broadcast

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If we are using method sendStickyBroadcast(intent) the corresponding intent is sticky, meaning the intent you are sending stays around after broadcast is complete. A StickyBroadcast as the name suggests is a mechanism to read the data from a broadcast, after the broadcast is complete. This can be used in a scenario where you may want to check say in an Activity's onCreate() the value of a key in the intent before that Activity was launched.

Intent intent = new Intent("");
intent.putExtra("anIntegerKey", 0);

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