DOGE is an altcoin and currency featuring a likeness of the Shiba Inu dog from the "Doge" internet meme as its logo. Introduced as a meme currency on 6 December 2013, Dogecoin quickly developed its own online community and reached a capitalization of US$60 million in January 2014. DOGE has gained traction as a currency for rewarding or tipping internet users for providing high quality content.
In many ways, DOGE is one of the most remarkable currencies do its purely organic growth and unintentional use case. DOGE is not a recommended as a store of value as coin production is rapid and no future supply limit is in place. There has been over 100 billion DOGE coins in circulation since mid 2015.