NEO and Ontology Partnership Eyes Global Cross-Chain Blockchain Platform

News Chinese blockchain platforms Ontology and NEO are partnering to create an interoperable protocol in a bid to spur development of the next-generation internet. A press release shared with Cointelegraph on July 18 revealed that the two blockchain firms intend to build an open, global cross-chai..

Bitcoin Price Bounces Back Near $10K But Analysts Aren’t Convinced

Market Update Bitcoin (BTC) was challenging the $10,000 barrier again on July 18 after a modest uptick broke up several days of losses.Market visualization. Source: Coin360 A sea of green for Bitcoin and altcoinsData from Coin360 showed BTC/USD hovering just below the significant marker Thursda..

Sanctions-Hit Iran A ‘Heaven’ for Bitcoin Mining, Says Gov’t Official

News Iranian authorities are wrestling with the rising number of citizens turning to Bitcoin mining and use as a means of coping with a sanctions-crippled economy. Iran’s minister for information and communications technology, Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi, told the Associated Press (AP) that the c..

‘Shitcoin’ Searches Spike After Senator’s Speech, Altcoins Recover

Yesterday’s US Congress hearing was largely about lambasting Libra and Facebook’s financial global domination ambitions. A few other snippets emerged from the meeting, however, and not all are bad for bitcoin and the crypto industry. Libra Lambasted … Again The consensus of opinion from senators at..