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Lessons Learned Contributing to Dogecoin.

Dogecoin was created as a joke, a meme poking fun at the all-too-serious nature of cryptocurrency. Why shouldn’t development be fun?

Along the way, maybe we can help make a globally available, decentralized microtransaction system that lets people do and build interesting things.

Here’s what I’ve learned contributing code to Dogecoin core and other projects.

Apr 23, 2022

High DPI Scaling (PR 2778)

Warnings can seem annoying, but sometimes they point to mistakes. Other times, they point out missing improvements.

Apr 20, 2022

Processor Intrinsics

Building generic software that runs faster on specific hardware is tricky, but it's important.

Apr 16, 2022

Backporting Block Pruning Pr 2923

The Dogecoin Core is a code fork of Bitcoin, via a couple of routes. Sometimes we can get new features from Bitcoin, but they're not free.