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Rating the Ratings: How to Evaluate Anything

Thumbs up! Top ten! Yay or nay! Humans love to categorize, prioritize and valuate all the information we gather about the world around us. When it …

Fashion Journalism

'Black Mirror' season 3: "Nosedive" features a human-rating app that's shockingly real

Many of the technologies on <i>Black Mirror</i> — from a recording device that plays back your memories at will to a credits system that rules a society — …

Netflix

Black Mirror’s ‘Nosedive’ Skewers Social Media

Starring Bryce Dallas Howard, the episode is set in a world where everyone is ranked out of five.<p>More Episodes<p>View all<p>Atlantic staffers discuss the latest episode<p><i>Sophie Gilbert and David Sims will be discussing the new season of Netflix’s</i> Black Mirror<i>, considering alternate episodes. The reviews</i> …

TV

#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 …

In Defense of "Yelp for People" Uncut: When Exes are Dangerous but not Illegal

<i>After harsh backlash with concerns about cyberbullying, the app "Peeple," which serves reviews of people in the way that Yelp does for restaurants, was gutted of its original spirit and rendered useless. But its founder Julia Cordray should never have backed down, because Peeple, uncut, could have</i> …

Media Industry

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

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

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 …

Technology

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 …

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

Robots are getting better at gripping things thanks to Google’s Machine Learning, Pandora launches AMPcast so artists can speak to their fans, Vessel gets an ad-free subscription option, Amazon launches live shopping show which features links to buy products.

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Peeple (for iPhone)

<b>Pros</b><p>Focuses on positivity across multiple reputation categories. Lets you prevent negative reviews from appearing on your profile. …

Ziff-Davis

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 …

Apps

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

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 …

Apps

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 …

The much-hated ‘Yelp for People’ app is here — and it’s getting savaged in the App store

The so-called "Yelp for People" app that allows you to review fellow humans instead of businesses has officially launched, and it's already getting savaged in the App Store with negative reviews.<p>"Absolutely the worst idea in internet history," reads one review. Another says, "I can see this app …

Apps

The Internet Is Freaking out Over the New "Yelp for People App" That Launched Today

<b>Carey Wedler</b> <b><br>March 7, 2016</b><p><b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> On Monday, a new, controversial app described as “Yelp for people” made its debut. The free app for Apple and …

Social Reputation App Peeple Has Launched

Social Reputation App Peeple Has Launched<p>/ March 8, 2016 at 9:22 PM / Technology, Technology News<p>The social reputation app Peeple launched yesterday. …

Apps

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 …

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

<b>Comment</b> When does determination become stupidity? We're about to find out with the launch of slander-as-a-service app Peeple.<p>It's been five months …

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 …

The Controversial ‘Peeple’ App Is Still Launching And Sooner Than You Think

You may remember the internet uproar and outrage at an app called Peeple when it was announced late last year. The app, which allows people to review other people either positively or negatively, is being referred to as the “Yelp for people.” Many were not fans of the idea that anybody online would …

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 …

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, 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

Controversial 'Yelp for People' App Now Available for Download

A Yelp for people -- a review site for your neighbors, coaches, co-workers, even dates -- sounds like a recipe for disaster, right?<p>That’s exactly the reaction folks first had when news of Peeple, a people-rating mobile app, came out in October. But starting today, following a number of tweaks, the …

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 …

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

"it is unsafe & ethically sick"<p>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 …

Nylon

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 …

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