Issue 158: February 2 - 9, 2023

Table of Contents:

Recent News

Cake v4.5.8 and v1.2.7 Wallets released.

Gupax v1.1.2.

LocalMonero/AgoraDesk v1.0.84.

Monero Talk interviewed Alexander Schmidt. They talked about his journey to Monero, the anti-cypherpunk sentiment of the BTC community, accepting XMR as a business and more. Peep it: video; audio.

Upcoming Events

February 11, 2023 (Saturday) – 16:00 UTC

Community Workgroup Meeting - #monero-community IRC channel; Matrix room.

February 11, 2023 (Saturday) – 18:00 UTC

MoneroKon 2023 Meeting - #monero-events IRC channel; Matrix room.

February 13, 2023 (Monday) – 18:00 UTC

Seraphis Wallet Workgroup Meeting - #no-wallet-left-behind IRC channel; Matrix room.

February 15, 2023 (Wednesday) – 17:00 UTC

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

CCS Proposal Ideas

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

CCS Proposals Need Funding

selsta part-time monero development (3 months) by selsta.

Raised 92.52 of 102 XMR.

Create Educational Content in Spanish by Lovera.

Raised 4.31 of 10.5 XMR.

Price & Blockchain Stats

Blockchain Stats

Block height: 2818461

Hash rate: 2.493 GH/s

Average txs. per block: 21.75

Weekly Moving Average txs. per day: 15679

Block reward: 0.6 XMR

Data taken on February 9, 2023.

XMR Blocks Distribution in last 1000 blocks

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $2,772,613,853. Street Price: $160.5.

Monero (XMR) Price

02/09/23 Week Month Year
USD $153.12 -11.6% -5.2% -17.4%
EUR €142.73 -10.1% -5.1% -12.1%
BTC ₿0.00700199 -4.9% -24.4% +67.5%

Data taken on February 9, 2023.

XMR Price Graph

XMR Price Graph 02/02/22-02/09/22

Sources:;;; statistics; blocks.

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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