Issue 85: November 20 - 28, 2020

Table of Contents:

Recent News

Monero has put out another point release for both the CLI and GUI. It is recommended that everyone upgrades.

LocalMonero released a noob-friendly article on how BTC/XMR atomic swaps will work. Check it out if you’d like to learn how.

Upcoming Events

November 29, 2020 (Sunday) – 17:00 UTC

Dev Meeting - #monero-dev IRC channel

December 5, 2020 (Saturday) – 17:00 UTC

Community Workgroup Meeting - #monero-community IRC channel

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: 2240825

Hash rate: 1.496 GH/s

Median block size: 28.9 kB

Average Tx per block: 16.33

Weekly Moving Average Tx per day: 16,201

Block reward: 1.29 XMR

Data taken on November 28, 2020

XMR Blocks Distribution in last 1000 blocks

Hashrate Pool Distribution Pie Chart

Price & Performance

XMR Market Cap: $2,164,842,393 Street Price: $117.03

Monero (XMR) Price

11/28/20 Week Month Year
USD $122.14 +1.2% -3.3% +119.3%
EUR €102.09 +0.3% -5.0% +101.7%
BTC B0.00687839 +6.1% -27.7% -7.4%

Data taken on November 28, 2020

XMR Price Graph for November 21 - 28, 2020

XMR Price Graph 11/21/20-11/28/20


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.

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 Group. Logo

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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