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  1. Jan 2019
    1. Generation of diagrams and flowcharts from text in a similar manner as markdown. PlantUML equivalent in Javascript

  2. Jun 2016
    1. Not only is decentralization, open protocols, open source, collaborative development and living in the wild a feature of Bitcoin, that’s the whole point
    2. We see plans like the R3 Consortium as a counter-productive grab to maintain centralized control. There are already reports and rumors that things aren't going according to plan.
    3. As a conclusion, it's better to rely on a private blockchain than no cryptographic system at all. It has merits and pushes the blockchain terminology into the corporate world, making truly public blockchains a bit more likely for the future.
    4. Bitcoin Magazine spoke with  some well-known blockchain thinkers on their opinions of what the uses for a private blockchain might be. 

      No use cases, but conflicting opinions from experts

    5. they are totally orthogonal, both can coexist in the same time, and therefore there is no need to oppose them as we can often see it.
    6. The consortium or company running a private blockchain can easily, if desired, change the rules of a blockchain, revert transactions, modify balances, etc. In some cases, e.g. national land registries, this functionality is necessary