Issue 71: August 1 - 15, 2020

Revuo Monero Weekly #71 Slide

Revuo Monero Weekly: Weeks of August 1 - 15, 2020.

Table of Contents:

Recent News

Monero once again had a presence at Defcon (which took place digitally this year). All talks for the Monero Village can be viewed on YouTube.

Upcoming Events

August 19, 2020 (Wednesday) – 17:00 UTC

Research Lab Meeting - #monero-research-lab IRC channel

August 23, 2020 (Sunday) – 17:00 UTC

Dev Meeting - #monero-dev IRC channel

August 29, 2020 (Saturday) – 17:00 UTC

Community Workgroup Meeting - #monero-community IRC channel

CCS Proposal Ideas

Below you can find recent CCS proposal ideas open for discussion.

CCS Proposals Need Funding

None. All funded! But keep a look out for proposals in the future, or donate to the General Fund (donation address at the bottom of the Revuo).

Price & Blockchain Stats

Blockchain Stats

Block height: 2165365

Hash rate: 1.417 GH/s

Median block size: 24.0 kB

Average Tx per block: 17.57

Weekly Moving Average Tx per day: 12,562

Block reward: 1.49 XMR

Data taken on August 15, 2020

XMR Blocks Distribution in last 1000 blocks

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $1,604,868,700 Street Price: $89.74

Monero (XMR) Price

08/15/20 Week Month Year
USD $90.90 -4.1% +34.4% +9.7%
EUR €76.76 -4.6% +29.3% +2.9%
BTC ₿0.00764823 -5.3% +3.4% -4.8%

Data taken on August 15, 2020

XMR Price Graph for August 8-15, 2020

XMR Price Graph 08/08/20-08/15/20


Volunteer Opportunities

If you want to get involved in making Monero better, but aren’t sure how, check out the volunteer opportunities below.

Test Monero Core Software

Anyone with moderate technical ability is encouraged to try to build and run Monero nightlies. Do not trust it with your Monero, but feel free to open an Issue on Github as problems arise. Instructions to build on your OS of choice can be found on GitHub.

Getting Started with Helping Monero

If you are new to Monero and want to contribute, please check out this article about volunteering and contributing to Monero from the Monero Outreach Group. Logo

If you enjoy this publication and want to support it, we encourage you to donate to the Monero General Fund, using the following address:


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