Google Zeitgeist


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Google Zeitgeist

The vast knowledge Google accumulates about the interests of the human race, which is based on the billions of things people search for on Google. "Zeitgeist" is German for "spirit of the times" (Zeit = time; geist = spirit, ghost), and Google is said to know the Zeitgeist of the world better than any other organization.
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This year's Google Zeitgeist reveals that Egyptians are turning to the Internet as their number one source of information on-the-go.
The annual Google zeitgeist report, an annual compendium of the most searched words and the subjects that received the most traffic over the previous year, lists ' IBPS' -- a banking sector test -- and ' Gate Exams' as the two most searched terms in the country, quickly followed by ' Sunny Leone.' Further down the list, one can see the country's preoccupation with Bollywood -- Ek Tha Tiger , Rowdy Rathore and the late Rajesh Khanna turn up -- while studies make another showing at No.
"Google Zeitgeist tools can never be used to identify individual
In a power list printed by Variety Magazine, a Google Zeitgeist rankings is quoted.
The tool is just one of many that Google uses to come up with Google Zeitgeist, or the spirit of the times.
I had pointed out these same facts at another event I spoke at earlier in the week, the rather glamorous Google Zeitgeist conference, which at least in the session I was involved in, was dominated by gloom about European matters.
Google Zeitgeist tools rely on anonymized, aggregated counts of how often certain search queries occur over time.
Summary: Royal Wedding, Adele and Groupon top this year's Google Zeitgeist - a list of the most popular search terms of the year.
The information came courtesy of Google Zeitgeist u a service which compiles the top-rated searches, country-by-country.