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By fjuengermann, history, 7 weeks ago, In English

All your dreams have finally come true!

No, unfortunately, you are not red. But even better:

tob123 and I have developed a Telegram Bot (@codeforces_live_bot). Top features:

  • See your and your friends' performance summarized after the contest and receive "motivational" advise
  • Never miss a contest again: receive configurable contest reminders
  • Watch your friends' standings from everywhere on a live-updating scoreboard with rating predictions (thanks to CFPredictor by Wsl_F)
  • No need to spam F5 anymore while waiting for the system tests: get notified when your solution passes (or fails) the system tests

At the moment, we already have 400 users that found the bot through the Telegram search function. Try it out yourself!

Feel free to leave a comment with your favorite feature, further improvements, and general feedback. Also, you can find the source code on Github.

 
 
 
 
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Enjoy the features, I hope you like them!

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Thank you very much!!

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Have fun with the contest today. Send /current_standings to see a live-updating scoreboard with rating predictions.

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    Will this bot work even if I don't give the API key for friend stadings ?

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      Yes. It will display the standings for your friends. You can add friends by adding your API key (your Codeforces friends will be synced), or manually with /add_friend.

      When you send /friend_ratings you see all the friends you have currently added.