Hydro Protocol Weekly Updates

June 23— June 29, 2018

Hydro Protocol
Jun 30, 2018 · 5 min read

Dear Hydro Community,

As the last week of June comes to a close, we are excited to share the progress of our Hydro team. Thanks to all of you for your support as we continue to grow!

Product & Development

DDEX, the first Hydro Protocol based 0x Relayer, launched several platform upgrades last week:

  • DDEX is now available on imToken 2.0 browser. https://medium.com/ddex/ddex-on-mobile-imtoken-f318dcbf2003
  • Additional clarity added to the verification message shown in Metamask
  • Landing page now recommends several dapp browsers for users interested in mobile trading
  • Balance section modified for additional clarity: will now show both ETH and WETH balances.
  • Consistency improved for terminology for WETH and ETH throughout the site (ex — Total and Fee’s are now displayed appropriately in WETH)

Moving onto a weekly analysis of trading volume, specifically for 0x relayers:

24h analysis from https://0xtracker.com/
7-day analysis from https://0xtracker.com
1-month analysis from https://0xtracker.com/

In the past week on DDEX, we have seen increases in the following user-based statistics:

  1. Total number of logged in accounts: +1.38%
  2. Approve/WRAP/Unwrap transactions: +2.98%
  3. Buy/Sell transactions: +9.31%
  4. Accounts with 1st transaction: +2.07%
  5. Accounts with 1st Wrap ETH: +1.93%

Again, we thank all of you for supporting and trading with DDEX. Our growth is largely due to the continued support from our amazing community.

New Partnership

DDEX on Mobile | imToken

DDEX is integrated into the imToken DApp browser for simple and safe cryptocurrency trading.

You will now be able to access DDEX from your imToken DApp browser. Simply download imToken from your favorite app store, open or import your wallet, and navigate to DDEX under the DApps section.

DDEX on imToken

Hydro in Conferences

Seoul | Blockchain Open Forum-June 28–29,2018

2018 Blockchain Open Forum (BOF) focuses on the future of blockchain businesses — BOF has a panel specifically for decentralized exchanges as they are envisioned as the future of the exchange ecosystem.

Bowen Wang, co-founder of Hydro Protocol, was invited by Blockchain Open Forum (BOF) as a speaker. Bowen participated in the panel of “The Future of Exchanges” along with the representatives of Spartan Group, Cobinhood, OpenFinance, BestRate, EverCoin, and Chaince.

Hydro in media

Interview with №1 Korean Blockchain Media TokenPost

Bowen Wang, co-founder of Hydro Protocol, accepted an interview with TokenPost on the Blockchain Open Forum. TokenPost is the №1 Blockchain media in Korea with over 350k monthly readership. It is a leading provider of news and analysis on trends, technologies, and companies in the blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency market. The video interview will release in July.

Hydro in Meetup

Meet with №1 Korean Crypto Fund Hashed

Meeting at Hashed New Office

Hashed is the largest crypto assets fund, blockchain project accelerator and community builder/educator based out in Seoul, Korea. Currently, the leading South Korean crypto assets fund has its largest holdings in blockchain projects such as EOS, ICON, and ONT. Listed on their website, a total of 52 blockchain projects make up the Hashed portfolio, including other renowned coins like OmiseGO and Ethereum.

In the meeting, the Hashed team expressed optimism for the development of Hydro Protocol and DDEX in global blockchain market, especially the Korean market.

Upcoming Events

Hangzhou | TechCrunch International City Event 2018


TechCrunch is a leading technology media, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.

It has been four years since TechCrunch.cn and the TechCrunch China Summit landed in China. Speakers include the world’s most famous entrepreneurs, venture investor like Alphabet/Google CEO Mr. Eric Schmidt, Xiaoping Xu, Kaifu Li, Yossi Vardi, Davide Cole, and Huateng Ma, CEO of Tencent.

Agenda of Blockchain Session

At the Blockchain Session in this TechCrunch event, Hydro co-founder Bowen Wang was invited to attend the panel of “Can EOS replace Ethereum? ”along with the representatives of Meet.one, EOS Cannon, and Ethfans.org. Each session has attracted 200+ startups, 170+ media around the world.

Recently Weekly updates

Weekly Updates | June 9-June 15

Weekly Updates | June 2-June 8

Weekly Updates | May 26-June 1

Weekly Updates | May 19-May 25

Weekly Updates | May 12-May 18

Weekly Updates | May 7-May 11

We are Hiring!

Hydro Protocol and DDEX plan to further expand the team in The United States, Europe, Southeast Asia, and Japan. We are looking for skilled individuals who are as passionate about blockchain as we are. If you believe you have what it takes, please send resumes to jobs@ddex.io

Job opportunities including, but not limited, to https://angel.co/ddex-2

New to Hydro?

Hydro is a network layer protocol for high performance decentralized exchanges and marketplaces with built-in incentives for coordination. Hydro utilizes’Federated Liquidity Pools’ (FLP) to address the issue of liquidity sharing among various decentralized exchanges.

Fellow us on Medium to be informed for the latest update!

Go to Hydro: https://thehydrofoundation.com?sc

Trade on DDEX: https://ddex.io?scmedium

Join Hydro Telegram Group, DDEX Telegram Group

Follow us on: Twitter, Reddit, Facebook

Thank you very much for your support.

Best regards

Hydro Protocol Team

Hydro Protocol

Hydro Protocol is an open-source framework for building decentralized exchanges

Hydro Protocol

Written by

An open-source framework for building decentralized exchanges. New website coming December 17, 2018!

Hydro Protocol

Hydro Protocol is an open-source framework for building decentralized exchanges

Welcome to a place where words matter. On Medium, smart voices and original ideas take center stage - with no ads in sight. Watch
Follow all the topics you care about, and we’ll deliver the best stories for you to your homepage and inbox. Explore
Get unlimited access to the best stories on Medium — and support writers while you’re at it. Just $5/month. Upgrade