The University of Sydney has commenced a new research partnership with Fantom. The partnership includes a donation from Fantom – whose June 2018 ICO raised AUD$55 million from prominent cryptocurrency funds – to the university's Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies.
Gor Gevorkyan, a Los Angeles resident, has filed a lawsuit against Bitmain for allegedly mining cryptocurrency at his expense. The class action claims that bitcoin mining giant had redesigned its ASIC devices “to mine cryptocurrency for the benefit of itself rather than its customers who purchase the products”.
Nasdaq Inc. is moving ahead with a plan to list Bitcoin futures, according to two people familiar with the matter, betting on sustained interest despite the cryptocurrency’s dramatic plunge over the past year.
Swiss watch manufacturer Chronoswiss AG and anti-counterfeit solution provider LuxTag Sdn Bhd. announced today the launch of the platform that enables customers to claim ownership of their crypto-watches and registering it on the blockchain.