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Some people wonders why my world is so different than theirs. To start, most people here does not decide how they want their houses. Neither their …

#892 – Peeple

It’s been called a Yelp for People. A new app, known as Peeple, that allows users to review one another. And while it may not sound like a great …

Online Life

Controversial App Peeple Thinks It Can Make LinkedIn 'More Relevant'

The controversial "Yelp for people" app that lets you rate other people launched last week. Peeple's cofounder and CEO, Julia Cordray, suggests the app is similar to LinkedIn.<p>A new app that lets you write reviews of other people has a lot of folks worried about online bullying, invasion of privacy …

LinkedIn

We Tried Peeple (AKA 'That Yelp for People App') So You Don't Have To

Back when the “Yelp for People” app Peeple was announced in September, public reaction was so profoundly negative that SFist couldn’t help but be …

Apps

Peeple is boring

When Peeple entered the online limelight in October, it was instantly pilloried as an app that went too far for no good reason. It was hastily described as "Yelp for people," a tagline that's about as appealing as "dog food for people." Denizens of the internet expressed concern over the app's …

Do people think you're a jerk? Peeple may help you find out

When people heard about the app that helps you review people on the Internet, they panned it as a terrible idea. Now it's been released.<p>Julia Cordray made her career helping recruit people for jobs. So it makes sense she'd create an app that helps people manage their online reputation, soliciting …

Social Media

That 'Yelp for Humans' App Is Still Awful

Remember that app Peeple? You know, the “Yelp for People?” It launched this week under the guise of a more sugar-coated definition of rating your …

Apps

Peeple (for iPhone)

If nothing else, the creators of Peeple understand that you have to take disruptive risks to stand out in the start-up culture. The controversial …

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Reviled People-Rating App Slithers Into Action

With its reputation preceding it, Peeple on Monday launched on the iTunes App Store. The goal of the app is to help people better understand each …

Controversial people-rating app Peeple goes live, has a plan to profit from users’ negative reviews

Peeple, the controversial people-rating application that lets its users rate and review anyone, is not a hoax or vaporware, as many suspected following the media backlash surrounding the unveiling of the company’s intentions last fall. The Washington Post even called the app “terrifying,” given …

App Store

Put on Your Judgment Hat: Peeple Is Back!

Can't wait to review all my ex-boyfriends!<p>Peeple, the app known as the "terrifying Yelp for people," is back, baby! After a lot of hype and pretty universal condemnation, Peeple launched yesterday on the app store and now all you have to decide is who you're gonna publicly judge first.<p>But before …

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Peeple app launches letting you review your friends

Yelp has been around for a long time and has raised the ire of more than one business that received a bad review that was incorrect. Peeple is a new …

People-Rating App Peeple Is Live And Not A Hoax | Crunch Report

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Yelp-for-people app Peeple is back – so we rated Julia, its cofounder

<b>Comment</b> If you pay this company $1 a day you can read what we saidWhen does determination become stupidity? We're about to find out with the launch …

Social Media

Peeple human-rating app revamped to keep it nice

Calgary-based founders give users more control after outcry over concept<p>Peeple, the app described as a "Yelp for rating people" launched today, with …

Startups

Peeple app released: People bash app designed to let users rate human beings

The new Peeple app that launched Monday is designed to let people rate other people, similar to Yelp, but in a much more personal way. People …

Social Media

The Peeple App Is Here, And The Founder Never Doubted It

Peeple set the internet on fire last year, and its founder is still very, very confident about it.<p>Last October, a two-person tech company based in Canada gave an interview to The Washington Post to talk up their new app, Peeple. The idea — “Yelp, but for people” — was, to put it lightly, not …

Peeple, the 'Yelp for people' review app, launches in North America on Monday

A new version of the app previously described as ‘terrifying’ for allowing reviews of people is launching after months of testing<p>Peeple, the controversial app that lets users review people the way some people review restaurants or tourist attractions, is to launch after a period of beta testing in …

North America

Peeple, the 'Yelp for people,' has launched — and everyone still hates it

Peeple, the notorious people-rating app that went viral last year for all the wrong reasons, has landed in the App Store.<p>Often billed as "Yelp for people," the app — which launched on iOS Monday — lets you rate people you know on a 1-to-5 star scale professionally, personally or romantically. …

Apps

The Terrifying ‘Yelp for People’ App Is Now Available

Are you ready to be reviewed by your boss and significant other?<p>Apple iPhone owners can now download Peeple, a long-awaited app that lets users rate …

Apps

Peeple: Controversial ‘Yelp for People’ Reputation App Launches on iOS

Controversial reputation app Peeple has officially launched, allowing users to leave ‘feedback’ about others in three areas: personal, professional …

Apps

A Notorious App That’s Been Called “Yelp for People” Just Launched

Mired in controversy, Peeple now says it wants to “spread kindness and accolades.”<p>In October, an app called Peeple made headlines before it even launched. The premise of Peeple was that it would provide a place for its users to rate anyone—personal, professional, or romantic connection—on a …

Hollywood

This New "Yelp For People" App Is Under Fire: Here's Why

Peeple, the app that lets you rate others in the "three ways you know them: professionally, personally, or romatically," launched today to the ire of, well, nearly everyone. Now, rating others is nothing new. We have everything from Yelp, which people certainly use to their advantage to leave …

Controversial Peeple app launches today

Peeple will now let users recommend other users and gives them control over what recommendations appear on their profiles.<p>Peeple, the controversial …

Peeple App Launches, Lets You Rate People

Back in October a new app called Peeple was announced, the app was designed to let you rate people, just like your would a restaurant and now the app …

Apps

We Downloaded Peeple — the “Yelp for People” App — So You Don’t Have to

The app that lets you review people as you would review toilet paper on Amazon has arrived in the Apple App Store. Peeple, which enables people to …

Controversial People-Rating App ‘Peeple’ Makes Debut

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An app that has been dubbed as a “Yelp for people” made its official launch Monday, months after the idea sparked …

Northern California

Peeple, Controversial "Yelp for People" App, Out Monday — This Is Why It's Problematic

Peeple, the "Yelp for People" app, as the Washington Post described it, launched Monday in North America for iOS after being the subject of …

Controversial people-rating app ‘Peeple’ launches in North America

After stirring up enormous controversy last year, Peeple – better known as “Yelp for people” – launched in North America Monday.<p>The app allows users …

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Peeple is finally launching today, but its niceness is a front

The controversy surrounding Peeple when it was first announced as a ‘Yelp for humans’ type platform resulted in its founders having to scrap their idea and go back to the drawing board.<p>Following an article by the Washington Post, revealing the real-life burn book, it quickly became one of the most …

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