dogecoin

Reddit Users Lose Real Money After Meme Currency Bot Dies

Reddit Users Lose Real Money After Meme Currency Bot Dies

Shiba Inu. Photo: AP Another day, another cryptocurrency clusterfuck. This week, the creator of the tipping bot “dogetipbot” — a service that let Reddit users “tip” each other in Dogecoin — announced that his company is broke, he’s broke, and the bot is broke because he spent all the coins,…

Jamaican Bobsled Team Boosts Dogecoin’s Exchange Rate By 50%

Jamaican Bobsled Team Boosts Dogecoin’s Exchange Rate By 50%

In an unusual convergence of Olympic sports, cryptocurrency and ’90s nostalgia, the Jamaican bobsled team is Dogecoin’s biggest hero this week. The team turned to the joke currency to raise money for its trip to the Sochi Olympics and, in doing so, raised the Dogecoin to Bitcoin exchange rate by…