the digital production company qosmo teamed up terada design architects to create n building, a commercial tower in tokyo that has an augmented reality façade. the two companies collaborated to design a façade using two-dimensional QR codes that can be read using a mobile phone. users can point their device at the building and see up to date info from all the shops within. qosmo also developed an iphone application that allows people to see comments left by users, browse shop info and even download coupons. the comments are tagged through twitter using GPS and are continuously updated.

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