Michael Jackson tops '2009 Year-End Google Zeitgeist'

Google posted the 2009 Year-End Google Zeitgeist “Michael Jackson led the list of top 10 fastest rising queries across the globe. And quirky pop singer Lady Gaga became a search sensation the world over. In addition to appearing on many regional fastest-rising search term lists, from the Czech Republic to Switzerland and Kenya to the […]

Google posted the 2009 Year-End Google Zeitgeist “Michael Jackson led the list of top 10 fastest rising queries across the globe. And quirky pop singer Lady Gaga became a search sensation the world over. In addition to appearing on many regional fastest-rising search term lists, from the Czech Republic to Switzerland and Kenya to the United Kingdom, Lady Gaga also landed in the #9 spot on the global fastest rising list. Facebook and the Spanish social-networking site Tuenti appeared on the fastest rising searches at #2 and #3 respectively. Twitter also made global list for the first time at #5 — undoubtedly propelled by celebrity tweeters from Ashton Kutcher to Miley Cyrus.”

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