Yup, Michael Jackson Tops Google’s List, Too

Google has released their annual Zeitgeist and yes, Michael Jackson was the fastest rising search term globally. Here’s the full list:

  1. michael jackson
  2. facebook
  3. tuenti
  4. twitter
  5. sanalika
  6. new moon
  7. lady gaga
  8. windows 7
  9. dantri.com.vn
  10. torpedo gratis

Here are some category data:

Fastest Rising in Entertainment (Global)

  1. michael jackson
  2. transformers
  3. eminem
  4. naruto shippuden
  5. beyonce
  6. peliculas id
  7. paranormal activity
  8. anime online
  9. natasha richardson
  10. poker face lyrics

Fastest Rising in Food & Drink (Global)

  1. acai berry
  2. picnic
  3. クックパッド
  4. tesco direct
  5. senseo
  6. peanut butter recall
  7. nespresso commande
  8. habibs delivery
  9. mocktail
  10. masterchef australia

In the US, swine flu was the greatest concern on Google’s News Search:

  1. swine flu
  2. susan boyle
  3. jon and kate
  4. adam lambert
  5. rihanna (chris brown)
  6. new moon
  7. inauguration
  8. michael jackson
  9. nadya suleman
  10. missing link found

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