‘Fast and Happy’ – The Google Viewpoint
Matt Brittin, Vice President, Google– Northern & Central Europe
18.30 – 19.30, 10 November 2011, Imperial College Business School
Blog by Andrew Fletcher
Moving towards a world where everything will be connected all of the time; it will undoubtedly become more common to see presentations streamed from the cloud. However, Matt Brittin decided to take a high risk strategy by relying on internet connectivity on his phone and web browser to do a series of live demos of Google’s products. The result was certainly impressive. Frequently reciting the mantra ‘fast and happy,’ Matt explained the guiding principles behind one of the world’s largest brands, where even experimenting with different shades of blue for text links can shave fractions of a second off our searches.