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Cake day: Apr 07, 2021


Today I purchased a newspaper for the first time in 5 years to read about the @CBKKenya plans to issue Kenya shillings backed Central Bank digital currency

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Accepts Bitcoin, Tether, and some altcoins. Minimum deposit, 0.00025 BTC (worth about $10, today).’s FAQ for Crypto as payment method:

I clicked follow for ! (among some other communities as well), but on Mastodon that profile shows “Cancel Follow Request”.

Is this something that requires the mod to accept the follow request (or something like that)?

"'The Bank of Tanzania has already begun preparations to have its own CBDC,' central bank Governor Florens Luoga said Thursday."

"The large diamond — 73 millimeters long, 52 millimeters wide and 27 millimeters thick — is the largest gem-quality diamond found in Debswana's mines in the company's more than 50-year history."

Looks like this Lemmy is hosted on Greenhost.

While Greenhost definitely is not a bad choice, might at some point there be consideration into using a data center in Africa?

There are no traditional bitcoin exchanges that work with Kenya’s domestic banking network.

M-Pesa works pretty well as a payment method for trading person-to-person (P2P).

How M-Pesa Is Used On P2P Trading Platforms: