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Even in the age of Donald Trump potentially becoming the leader of the free world, viral Ronnie Pickering videos and a vigilante known as "Wanksy" who goes around painting penises on potholes, the announcement of Peeple - an app that allows users to "rate" everyone they know out of five - has been met with a collective exclamation of "surely not?!".

The app, which is reportedly set to be released in November, will let people rate humans in three categories - personal, professional or romantic - and once a review is up, it cannot be taken down.

We are bold innovators and sending big waves into motion and we will not apologise for that because we love you enough to give you this gift.

  • Peeple founders Nicole McCullough and Julia Cordray
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