Recent Monero XMR News & Announcements

45 top famous musicians to accept Monero as payment

2017 and 2018 have been rich in crypto events as Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have become widely accepted by the publicity, and Monero was not an exception.

Now, people all over the world are able to buy music, memorabilia, and other kinds of merchandise from top big-name artists who started accepting the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Monero.

The marketplace […]

By |April 4th, 2018|News|Comments Off on 45 top famous musicians to accept Monero as payment

Monero [XMR] responds to the broken privacy allegations

It’s not a secret that FUD is spreading faster than anything in the mass media.

In 2017, a team of professors and students at Princeton University, namely Andrew Miller, Malte Moser, Kevin Lee and Arvind Narayanan conducted a research “An Empirical Analysis of Linkability in the Monero Blockchain”, where they point out that Monero cryptocurrency is […]

By |April 2nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Monero [XMR] responds to the broken privacy allegations

Security During Monero Forks (XMV/XMO)

MoneroV (XMV)

The first XMR fork MoneroV (XMV) will take place on the 30th of April, 2018 block #1564965. Due to security reasons, it is essential that you use the official MoneroV wallet to claim MoneroV coins. All the additional information like the wallet’s source code will be published and open sourced by the MoneroV team.
There […]

By |March 30th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Security During Monero Forks (XMV/XMO)

Top 7 Monero mining pools as for April 2018

Monero is steadily becoming more popular than Bitcoin. According to the recent research conducted by forensic firm Chainalysis, the amount of XMR used on the Darkweb is bigger than the number of Bitcoins. The increase of the interest resulted in many different XMR mining pools charging into the scene.

Here’s our top list of mining […]

By |March 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Top 7 Monero mining pools as for April 2018

Quick overview of major Monero exchanges

Monero (XMR) is a digital currency that is secure, private, and untraceable. It is based on the CryptoNote protocol and guarantees a high level of privacy. This has lead to the widespread adoption of Monero by those interested high level of anonymity and privacy.. Since its launch in 2014, Monero has grown steadily to become […]

By |March 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Quick overview of major Monero exchanges

Monero (XMR) v7 fork postponed to block #1546000

Monero team decided to postpone the scheduled fork from 28th of March to the 6th of April approximately. The reason is to give the developers team more time to update the project.

Official statement from XMR contributor about this delay:
Comment from discussion When is the official fork of XMR?.

This update will include fresh UI for Helium […]

By |March 19th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Monero (XMR) v7 fork postponed to block #1546000

Monezor: The Hardware Monero Wallet

In April, a Monero Community member and developer, “roosmaa” offered to add Monero to Trezor firmware, in order to create a hard wallet for secure XMR savings.
What I plan on doing

Modify the Trezor firmware to support generating private keys for Monero & support signing transactions using spend key.
Add Trezor support to simple_wallet command (or create […]

By |June 9th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Monezor: The Hardware Monero Wallet

Add Monero to your website!

Another great step has been taken recently in the Monero world. “TheKoziTwo”, a well-known developer and participant of the Monero community has completed a special script, ultimately giving the opportunity to integrate a proper PHP code to any website, in order to accept Monero.

After the installation a site owner gets the next functions:


Generation of payment […]

By |April 17th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Add Monero to your website!

Monero GUI client

Monero Clinet.Net has been recently renamed to MoneroX (you may check the interview with the developer here) and appears to be a decently workable GUI. Now it runs natively not only on Windows, but also on GNU/Linux and MacOS. You can easily download MoneroX from Github. If you need “how-tos” to run Monero on Linux,  watch instructions here.

You […]

By |April 7th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Monero GUI client