Python – Make an HTTP request and use the returned JSON

In Python the requests module makes it simple to make HTTP requests and handle the returned JSON. I have a web API that returns exchange rates for a given currency. In this article, I’ll show how to use the requests module to call this endpoint and use the returned JSON. This will include error handling, … Read more Python – Make an HTTP request and use the returned JSON

How to use Python in VS Code

This article walks you through writing Python code for the first time in VS Code, including how to use the debugger. This assumes you already have VS Code and Python installed. Note: My project path is C:/Projects/Python/python-in-vscode. Substitute your own project path where it makes sense. 1 – Install the Python extension You can use … Read more How to use Python in VS Code