Hummingbot Bi-weekly #33

Welcome to the Hummingbot Bi-weekly, your regular dose of updates about new features 🤖, upcoming events 🎉, and announcements from our rapidly expanding community 👪! 

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🚀 We shipped new Hummingbot v0.26.0 today!

This release is filled with many changes to the Hummingbot interface, including the new connect and balance commands, the ability to change spreads on the fly, and an improved walkthrough for new users.

Read the release notes


🔗 New Kraken connector

We are excited to support Kraken, one of the most widely used exchanges in the world, in this new release. All Hummingbot strategies should now work with Kraken.


🦅 Compete more, and earn the Eagle Club perks

Since the launch of the Eagle Club, we have invited 29 top performing miners to join us and we have been devoted to provide the best support to this elite group of liquidity miners. Our target is to include 10% of our total users into the Club, and now we have more than 750 registered miners, so our Club still has a lot of space for new members!

Keep competing with fellow miners and get a golden ticket to our Club! Let me remind you of our Club perks once again:

  • Access to a private priority support Discord channel

  • Special "Eagle Club" role in our Discord channel and badge on the Leaderboard

  • Virtual office hours: members can access a Zoom room for support and catch-up

  • Eagle Club request board in Notion

  • A chance to get $5,000 in AWS Promotional Credit

  • Weekly reward: Top 1 miner will receive extra reward in the form of virtual goods

  • Special wish lucky draw: Each member can raise a wish that’s related to Hummingbot or Liquidity Mining, and Team Hummingbot will do an annual lucky draw and realize one of the wishes

  • Offline office hour and private dinner (if in the Bay Area)

    How to be qualified?


📺 0xpo 2020 replay: Market making panel

In early this year, our team exhibited at 0xpo 2020 to showcase Hummingbot and liquidity mining, and Michael Feng, CEO of Hummingbot, spoke at its market making panel. If you missed out that day’s content, here’s the replay. Just click the video below and enjoy it!


🎒 FREE Liquidity Mining group training sessions

Our free training sessions have been well received by the community during the past few weeks, so we have decided to host more sessions to get users onboard. We’ll host Basic trainings for first-time viewers and Advanced training for second-time viewers and experienced users on an alternate basis. The detailed schedule is as below:

April 28: Basic

The Basic training session will cover:

  • The basic concepts behind market making

  • How to install Hummingbot

  • Configuring a market making bot

  • Earning token rewards with Liquidity Mining

  • How to assess your bot’s performance and mining returns

  • Recommended settings and tips

May 5: Advanced

The Advanced training session will cover:

  • Using multiple orders with inventory skew

  • Using hanging orders mode

  • Ways to handle market volatility

Spots are limited for each training session, so RSVP today to reserve your preferred day and time!

RSVP


🍿 Crypto snacks

A curated list of recently-published content about crypto trading, #DeFi, and other topics that might be interesting for Hummingbot users and developers

🍫You must be feeling bored during quarantine these days, tune in these virtual crypto conferences, sit back and relax! Michael Feng, our CEO, will be also speaking at one of the DeFi virtual summits in early May, RSVP here (it’s FREE).

🍊Ryan Selkis, CEO and founder of Messari, elaborates his take on what the economy will look like 6 months from now, and what it takes to reopen the economy.

🍉Wuhan Days: What I Learned About Blockchain From Two Months Under Lockdown - An employee of a Wuhan-based DeFiner.org shares his learnings and first-hand experience during the two-month lockdown period.


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