Issue 182: August 3 - 10, 2023

Table of Contents:

Recent News

COMIT XMR<->BTC atomic swap v0.12.2.

Cake v4.8.0 and v1.5.0 released with Monero background sync. Available on F-Droid moving forward.

LocalMonero/AgoraDesk v1.1.11.

Upcoming Events

August 14, 2023 (Monday) – 18:00 UTC

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

August 16, 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.

Find more here. Posting comments in favor of, or against proposals is encouraged.

CCS Proposals Need Funding

None; all funded for now.

Price & Blockchain Stats

Blockchain Stats

Block height: 2949088

Hash rate: 2.068 GH/s

Average txs. per block: 29.16

Weekly Moving Average txs. per day: 20935

Block reward: 0.6 XMR

Data taken on August 10, 2023.

XMR Blocks Distribution in last 1000 blocks

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $2,810,640,708. Street Price: $164.51.

Monero (XMR) Price

08/10/23 Week Month Year
USD $154.88 -3.7% -6.1% -6.8%
EUR €141.06 -4.0% -5.9% -12.5%
BTC ₿0.00526493 -4.2% -2.3% -25.1%

Data taken on August 10, 2023.

XMR Price Graph

XMR Price Graph 08/03/23-08/10/23

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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