Followers of the favored canine-themed cryptocurrency dogecoin can now make purchases at 1,800 ATM places within the U.S.
In keeping with a Tuesday tweet by ATM provider CoinFlip, DOGE can now be bought with money throughout its community, as the corporate makes probably the most of DOGE’s surging reputation.
DOGE was launched in 2013 and shortly grew in reputation because of its cute Shiba Inu brand and meme-loving neighborhood.
Extra just lately, it has been endorsed by large names together with Elon Musk, Snoop Dogg and rocker Gene Simmons – with costs hovering because of this. DOGE has additionally been wrapped up within the latest “meme buying and selling” craze that noticed social media teams pump shares similar to GameStop (GME).
“CoinFlip has at all times been concerning the small enterprise and retail prospects, and with latest occasions, dogecoin has paradigm-shifted itself into greater than only a meme coin, it has turn out to be a logo of the small league buyers,” a spokesperson for CoinFlip instructed CoinDesk by way of e mail.
The agency’s community has quickly expanded from round 451 machines in February 2020 to round 1,800 as we speak. The corporate instructed CoinDesk it intends to develop that quantity to over 4,000 by yr’s finish.