How Do You Use Python to Find The Latest Prices of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple?

Problem scenario
You want to use Python to calculate the latest price of various cryptocurrencies. What should you do?


This assumes you have installed pip.

Install the Python package cryptocompare: pip install cryptocompare

Run this program:

import cryptocompare

print(cryptocompare.get_price('BTC', 'USD'))
print(cryptocompare.get_price('BTC', 'USD'))
print(cryptocompare.get_price('ETH', 'USD'))
print(cryptocompare.get_price('LTC', 'USD'))
print(cryptocompare.get_price('XRP', 'USD'))

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