View All num of num See all Photos Google www.google.com Engaged Employer Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 3.3k Reviews 12k Salaries 4.0k Interviews Follow Add Interview Follow Add Interview Interview Question Product Manager Interview Google Design a better alarm clock Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 2 Answers ▲ 0 ▼ An alarm clock that has past snoozing pattern recorded. In case the person has a habit of getting up on the first beep. The alarm will beep at the same time the person wants to wake up. For a person with constant snoozing habit, it will take a average of previous snooze habits and accordingly ring at wakeup time - average snooze time.A feature of specifying the hours of sleep could be incorporated. So a person specifies that s/he wants to sleep for 6 hours from now. so the Alarm will ring after the specified time. Kaushal Thakkar on Jun 13, 2012 ▲ 2 ▼ What does better mean? Better for who? Better for deaf people or? In what situation should it be better? (alarm clock in war zone?) What are the success metrics? (i.e., actual wake-up time vs. initial alarm time?)Without answer these questions, you can't design a better clock because you don't even know what problem you are solving for the current clock. Anonymous on Oct 15, 2012 Interviews > Product Manager > Google Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.