Issue 23: August 22-29, 2019

Table of Contents:

Recent News

Monero Coffee Chat stream from August 23, 2019 is available on YouTube.

Monero Talk with Rainey Reitman & Aaron Mackey of the Electronic Frontier Foundation on whether cryptocurrency, code & cryptography is free speech - available on YouTube.

Upcoming Events

August 31, 2019 (Saturday) – 17:00 UTC

Community Workgroup Meeting - #monero-community IRC channel

September 2, 2019 (Monday) – 17:00 UTC

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

September 3, 2019 (Tuesday) – 17:00 UTC

Monero GUI Meeting - #monero-gui IRC channel

September 8, 2019 (Sunday) – 17:00 UTC

Dev Meeting - #monero-dev IRC channel

October 29-31, 2019 – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

Monero presence (booth and speakers) at World Crypto Con

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: 1911630

Hash rate: 328.751 MH/s

Median block size: 14 kB

Average Tx per block: 8.45

Weekly Moving Average Tx per day: 6056

Block reward: 2.41 XMR

Data taken on August 29, 2019

Hashrate Pool Distribution

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $1,180,900,968 Street Price: $65.97

Monero (XMR) Price

XMR to 08/29/19 Week Month Year
USD $68.73 -14.9% -12.2% -36.2%
EUR €62.18 -14.6% -11.5% -32.5%
BTC Ƀ0.00724346 -9.1% -11.9% -52.3%

Data taken on August 29, 2019

XMR Price Graph for August 23 - August 29, 2019

XMR Price Graph 08/23/19-08/29/19


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.

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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