Dogecoin is a Litecoin-derived cryptocurrency featuring a Shiba Inu from the Doge Internet meme on its logo. The users themselves call it "joky". One of the most popular uses of Dogecoin is the reward of Internet users for interesting and quality content created or shared by them. It was introduced on December 8, 2013. Compared to other cryptocurrencies, Dogecoin has a fast initial coin production schedule: there will be approximately 100 billion coins in circulation by the end of 2014 with an additional 5.2 billion coins every year thereafter. As of 3/30/2014, over 65 billion Dogecoins have been mined.
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