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I Can't Believe How Much Money I've Spent on This iPhone Home-Design GameI am an adult, so naturally, I at least try to be responsible about money. At the end of each month, I review my recurring expenses, consider cutting back, and then change nothing. But in recent months, in addition to regular payments to Netflix, Hulu, Uber, Amazon, Big Avocado Toast, and my 401(k) (maybe?
'Design Home' Has Completely Taken Over My LifeHi, let me explain the "gameplay" of Design Home to you. It will take about three paragraphs, because it is excessively intricate for a game that is basically about picking which turquoise Ottoman will work best in the outdoor dining room of a Turkish villa. You probably know this already.
The House That 'Design Home' (and Millennial Anxiety) BuiltEvery so often, an otherwise superfluous mobile game taps into our subconscious and becomes an instant cultural touchstone. Flappy Bird catered to a newly minted class of smartphone commuters who had at least one hand free to fidget with their screens, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood allowed a generation raised on tabloids to play out familiar reality-star narratives, and turned errand runs into nostalgic scavenger hunts.
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