Issue 103: January 9-16, 2022

Table of Contents:

Recent News

P2Pool v1.5 has been released. What is P2Pool? Let's find out. More questions? Skim through some FAQs.

Translation coordinator, netrik182, announced on reddit that Moneropedia terms can now be translated to other languages.

El Monero, Spanish XMR podcast, published episode 19 with Federico Zabatta. Check it out here.

Upcoming Events

January 16, 2022 (Sunday) – 18:00 UTC

MoneroKon 2022 Meeting - #monero-events IRC channel; Matrix room.

January 19, 2022 (Wednesday) – 17:00 UTC

Research Lab Meeting - #monero-research-lab IRC channel; Matrix room.

January 22, 2022 (Sunday) – 17:00 UTC

Space Workgroup Meeting - #monero-space IRC channel; Matrix room.

CCS Proposal Ideas

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

CCS Proposals Need Funding

MoneroKon 2022 by midipoet.

Raised 5.65 of 328.00 XMR

Price & Blockchain Stats

Blockchain Stats

Block height: 2,538,094

Hash rate: 3.191 GH/s

Average Tx per block: 30.83

Weekly Moving Average Tx per day: 22,354

Block reward: ~0.73 XMR

Data taken on Jan 15, 2022

XMR Blocks Distribution in last 1000 blocks

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $3,935,535,931 Street Price: $235.4

Monero (XMR) Price

01/15/21 Week Month Year
USD $217.87 +17.9% +16.4% +38.5%
EUR €190.86 +17.3% +15.6% +46.5%
BTC ₿0.00504794 +14% +28.5% +18.1%

Data taken on Jan 15, 2022

XMR Price Graph

XMR Price Graph 01/09/22-01/15/22


Volunteer Opportunities

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

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 here.

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 Workgroup.

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