'Unvarnished': People Ratings Web Site Unleashes Controversy

For a Web site about reputation, Unvarnished is having a tough time establishing a good one of its own. In the few days since its debut earlier this week, the Silicon Valley start-up, which lets users submit anonymous reviews about anyone, has weathered a firestorm of fierce reviews about itself. Tech blogs and media sites have called it everything from a "clean, well-lighted place for defamation" to a "public bathroom wall for everyone on the planet" to "a completely evil social network."...Full Story
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