Google Zeitgeist

Google is now has been showing  search patterns and trends at ‘Google Zeitgeist‘.

For both breaking news and obscure information alike, people around the world search Google. This flurry of searches often exposes interesting trends, patterns, and surprises.

The Google Zeitgeist page is regularly updated to reflect tidbits of information related to the search behavior of Google users.

Google Press Center: Zeitgeist

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You can see top searches for other countries, like India for example (Sania Mirza(2) beats Aishwarya(4) in this D )

If you are still wondering what Zeitgeist means, the website says:

Zeitgeist Explained
zeit·geist | Pronunciation: ‘tsIt-”gIst, ‘zIt | Function: noun | Etymology: German, from Zeit (time) + Geist (spirit) | Date: 1884 | Meaning: the general intellectual, moral, and cultural climate of an era

Google Press Center: Zeitgeist

Although the results are not real time, the website has archives dating back to 2001.

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