Status report for the Apache HttpComponents project - March 2016
The Apache HttpComponents project is responsible for creating and maintaining a toolset of low-level Java components focused on HTTP and associated protocols.
HttpComponents Core 5.0 alpha1 was released on the 5th of January 2016
HttpComponents Client 5.0 Alpha1 was released on the 28th of January 2016
HttpComponents Client 4.5.2 GA was released on the 2nd of March 2016
The community remains small but active, and has good user interaction on the mailing lists.