Since 2013, the Doge meme has made us chortle, cry, and stare longingly into the attractive eyes of a Shiba Inu. Like most memes, it’s a picture put into new contexts repeatedly.
And in late 2013, it was become a cryptocurrency. Dogecoin started as a joke—a solution to poke enjoyable on the rise of blockchain and crypto developments. However at the moment, it’s extremely in style as a commodity and digital forex, with an estimated market cap of $5 billion.
Gary Lachance, an open-source and decentralization advocate, has embraced the Means of the Doge. He explains that if a philosophy of enjoyable and openness underpinned our financial system, maybe the world could be a greater place. And Lachance feels we’re at the beginning of a worldwide transformation if we use the web proper.
This week on 2 GIRLS 1 PODCAST, Alli and Jen communicate with Lachance about his creation of Decentralized Dance Parties which unify hundreds throughout the web via music. Lachance additionally takes us into the Dogecoin neighborhood, and illustrates how the web can be utilized as a weapon of peace, moderately than management.
Hearken to episode 168 of #2G1P right here:
*First Printed: Mar 22, 2021, 9:27 am
Matt Silverman is the director of video and producer of 2 Women 1 Podcast on the Each day Dot. He has been making web exhibits and viral movies for practically a decade, and has directed high expertise together with John Oliver, Kevin Bacon, Kate McKinnon, Alton Brown, and the Sesame Avenue Muppets. Silverman can be the creator of FREE DAD VIDEOS, a comedy and music channel along with his younger kids.