tag and scan

[TagandScan] Now the city is alive with the past. It’s layered with public grids of information. You see reviews of the local establishments, tags about history, and virtual art galleries.


[Josh Rubin] I’ve been thinking about, and looking forward to this for years. I consider it the digital, indexed equivalent to the writing on public bathroom walls… A sort of spatial bookmarking. Urban Tapestries, based in London, takes it one step closer to reality.

[Dodgeball] Use your mobile phone to tell us where you are and we’ll broadcast your whereabouts to all your friends. Or use your mobile phone to broadcast messages to people within 10 blocksof your current location.

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