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Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency first mined on December 6, 2013. The currency began as a spoof on the cryptocurrency phenomenon. It is named after the "doge" Internet meme, and its mascot is a Shiba Inu dog.[1] In January 2014, International Business Times reported that Dogecoin had the most coins in circulation (more than 28 billion) and was also the most traded at nearly 4,200 transactions per hour.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Bitcoin Competitors: What You Should Know About 6 Alternative Cryptocurrencies by Ryan W. Neal (January 14, 2014), International Business Times