Over the last week I've become obsessed with this iOS game, Desert Golfing. A literal description of the game would give you the impression that it's a simplistic, feature-less clone of existing golf games. But in practice it feels totally fresh, and almost political in its mundanity. I've sunk m... (more) This is material from a talk I gave at Build on November 14th, 2013. I've cleaned it up a bit from the original working script so the video will be slightly different.