Breaking News at 1000ms

On 26th August 2014 at Skills Matter (Goswell Road) as part of Google WebPerf Special

As The Guardian prepare to launch their next generation news website, join Client-Side Engineer Patrick Hamann as he details the performance pitfalls and bottlenecks from networking to rendering their team has had to break through in order to deliver the latest news hot off the press and straight to the browser within the psychologically important 1000ms barrier.

Session video

Presented by

Patrick Hamann

Senior engineer at the Financial Times


Patrick is a senior engineer at the Financial Times in London where – amongst other things – he is helping to build the next generation of their web platform. Prior to the FT he spent had the last 3 years developing When not speaking or ranting about performance he enjoys spending his spare time discovering new food and craft beer.


Google WebPerf Special


26th August 2014

Skill level

Intermediate / Advanced