Your ticket to entry is a private unique identifier whose hash is partly memorable, as explained at muid.org where there is a video. Consider this proof of work to be a primitive mechanism obviating registration, yet throttling some attacks.
That’s because difficult keys take longer to create. You need a difficulty 12 key to create streams (and 13 for copula streams). You are also well served by a difficult key when making predictions, due to the bankruptcy rules.
Option 1. Python
Open notebook_examples/New_Key and be patient.
from microprediction import new_key print(new_key(difficulty=12))
Option 2. Beg
If you are bored waiting for a 13-strength key you absolutely need? Ping us in the slack
You can also politely request a balance boost, if bankruptcy is proving annoying or is likely to be so.
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