As crypto mourns the loss of the dog that inspired the meme behind Dogecoin and Shiba Inu, we look at their potential. We also look at newcomer Everlodge, a project that’s been dubbed the Airbnb of crypto.
Dogecoin’s Balltze Goes to Doggy Heaven
Balltze, fondly named Ball Ball, is the Shiba Inu dog who inspired the meme Cheems, which became the face and spirit of Dogecoin and Shiba Inu. The Dogecoin Foundation issued a news release expressing their sympathy and sadness and discussing the history of the meme. Balltze sadly passed away on the 18th of August after losing a battle with cancer.
Balltze will live on through Dogecoin and Shiba Inu. But what is the future for Dogecoin?
Doge is well-loved by Elon Musk and the community. But in terms of development and tokenomics things look discouraging. The Dogecoin foundation hasn’t posted on their blog since the end of 2022 and there has been no notable developer activity.
And while their website defends their uncapped tokenomics on the basis that daily…