Dogecoin (DOGE) is a cryptocurrency forked from Litecoin, using scrypt as its proof-of-work system. The coin was released to the public on 2013-12-08. The coin's name is based on a meme about Shiba Inus. The doge meme uses Comic Sans in the image macros, along with deliberately broken English.
- ^ [ANN][DOGE] Dogecoin - very currency - many coin - wow, Dogecoin, 2013-12-19.