Issue 30: October 10 - October 17, 2019

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Recent News

Reddit user fullmetalscience has opened up their domain for the public to register their OpenAlias accounts on.

Github user dan-da has made a tool that allows for offline Monero address generation, as well as subsequent subaddress generation, without the need for core Monero software installation.

Ericiccione has made a Dockerfile for compiling the latest nightly Monero release. Use with caution, as the software that will be built will be considered beta, but can be good for testing purposes.

Monero Outreach wants feedback from merchants and customers about the UX of Monero.

Upcoming Events

October 19, 2019 (Saturday) – 16:00 UTC

Monero Coffee Chat - watch online here

October 20, 2019 (Sunday) – 17:00 UTC

Dev Meeting - #monero-dev IRC channel

October 21, 2019 (Monday) – 17:00 UTC

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

October 23, 2019 (Wednesday) – 18:00 UTC

36C3 Meeting - #monero-ccc IRC channel

October 26, 2019 (Saturday) – 17:00 UTC

Community Workgroup Meeting - #monero-community 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: 1946944

Hash rate: 333.492 MH/s

Median block size: 21.8 kB

Average Tx per block: 8.05

Weekly Moving Average Tx per day: 5825

Block reward: 2.26 XMR

Data taken on October 17, 2019

Hashrate Pool Distribution

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $967,953,689 Street Price: $56.53

Monero (XMR) Price

XMR to 10/17/19 Week Month Year
USD $56.02 -2.0% -25.6% -48.0%
EUR €50.31 -3.2% -26.5% -46.0%
BTC Ƀ0.00694380 +4.1% -5.6% -57.0%

Data taken on October 17, 2019

XMR Price Graph for October 11 - October 17, 2019

XMR Price Graph 10/04/19-10/10/19


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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