Issue 51: March 7 - 14, 2020

Table of Contents:

Recent News

The next CLI release v0.15.0.5 has been tagged. Binaries will be coming soon, but users are encouraged to post their deterministic builds.

Cake Wallet released a new update with bug fixes. Updating is strongly recommended.

Isabella the Monero Girl sticker pack is now available on Matrix.

Upcoming Events

March 18, 2020 (Wednesday) – 18:00 UTC

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

March 18, 2020 (Wednesday) – 19:00 UTC

Monero Konferenco [EU] Meeting - #monero-konferenco IRC channel

March 22, 2020 (Sunday) – 17:00 UTC

Dev Meeting - #monero-dev IRC channel

March 28 , 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: 2054610

Hash rate: 1.203 GH/s

Median block size: 18.4 kB

Average Tx per block: 13.99

Weekly Moving Average Tx per day: 10041

Block reward: 1.84 XMR

Data taken on March 14, 2020

XMR Blocks Distribution in last 1000 blocks

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $641,223,021
Localmonero.co Street Price: $32.98

Monero (XMR) Price

XMR to03/14/20WeekMonthYear
USD$36.73-44.1%-60.3%-27.2%
EUR€32.89-43.4%-61.4%-26.1%
BTCB0.00701685-4.8%-22.4%-46.0%

Data taken on March 14, 2020

XMR Price Graph for March 8 - 14, 2020

XMR Price Graph 03/08/20-03/14/20

Sources: community.xmr.to, moneroblocks.info, miningpoolstats.stream, bitinfocharts.com, coingecko.com, localmonero.co

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.

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

44AFFq5kSiGBoZ4NMDwYtN18obc8AemS33DBLWs3H7otXft3XjrpDtQGv7SqSsaBYBb98uNbr2VBBEt7f2wfn3RVGQBEP3A

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