2012 in Search

8:08 am in Viral by Oreon Mounter

The world’s attention wavered between the tragic and the silly in 2012, and Web surfers searched in huge numbers to find out about a royal princess, the latest iPad and a record-breaking skydiver.

Singer Whitney Houston was the “top trending” search of the year, according to Google Inc’s year-end Zeitgeist report. Google’s 12th annual roundup is “an in-depth look at the spirit of the times as seen through the billions of searches on Google over the past year,” the company said in a blog post Wednesday. Source: Firstpost.com