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A Few More Words Re:Unvarnished, the "Yelp for People"

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Unvarnished is a site (in private beta) where people can review and recommend each other, and maybe come to a fair consensus regarding trust.

Trust and reputation systems: redistributing power and influence

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Craig Newmark

People use social networking tools to figure out who they can trust and rely on for decision making. By the end of this decade, power and influence wi...

Unvarnished: Website Lets You Review People (And Trash Them)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Unvarnished, a website that has launched in beta, lets you review people you know. Got a gripe about your manager's sloppy emails? Know dirt about a ...

Unvarnished: A 'Yelp For People' Lets You Review People You Know | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Imagine every positive and ugly opinion about you-- from your mother to that awkward co-worker you rejected at the company Christmas party-- centrally...

Making Nice in Cyberspace: Planting Positive Seeds in the Virtual Universe

Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval

Welcome to the world of nice 2.0: a community of billions where every digital gesture has the power to affect the looking-glass world we peer into every day.