Top 10 Google searches 2012

Top 10 Google Searches of 2012

Google has brought out the list of the most searched topics in its search engine this year. Top 10 most searched topics on Google in 2012..

10. Gangnam Style
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Gangnam Style is a K-pop single by South Korean musician PSY. The song was released on July 15, 2012, as the lead single of his sixth studio album PSY 6. As of December 10, the music video has been viewed over 927 million times on YouTube, and is the site's most watched video after surpassing Justin Bieber's single 'Baby'.

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9. Gary Barlow
Gary Barlow
Front man and lead vocalist of British pop-group Take That, Gary Barlow was appointed Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 2012 for services to the music industry and charity.

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8. iPad 3
iPad 3
Apple Inc launched iPad 3 in 10 countries on March 16, 2012. It gained mostly positive reviews, earning praise for its Retina display, processor and 4G capabilities. Three million units were sold in the first 3 days.

7. Natwest online
Natwest online
One of the big four clearing banks, NatWest has a large network of 1,600 branches and 3,400 cash machines across Britain and offers 24-hour telephone and online banking services. Today, it has more than 7.5 million personal customers and 850,000 small business accounts.

6. Netflix
Netflix, Inc. is an American provider of on-demand Internet streaming media. Internet service provider (ISP) performance is hard to quantify, but Netflix has tons of real-world data. Anonymous-affiliated twitter account in October started urging its followers to boycott the video streaming service after the news that Netflix was expanding its presence on Capitol Hill.

5. April Jones
April Jones, a five-year-old girl from Wales, disappeared on 1 October 2012. A 46-year-old man was subsequently arrested and charged with Jones' abduction and murder, while searches for her body continue.

April JonesApril Jones

4. Kate Middleton
Kate has created a major impact upon British fashion which has been termed the "Kate Middleton effect". In 2012, she was selected as one of The 100 Most Influential People in the World by Time Magazine. On 13 September, Closer magazine published a photograph of the Duchess sun-bathing topless while on holiday. On 3 December, St James's Palace announced that the Duchess was pregnant and expecting her first child.

AFPKate Middleton

3. Whitney Houston
Whitney Elizabeth Houston was an American recording artist, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, the Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time. On February 11, 2012, she was found dead at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

APWhitney Houston

2. Olympic tickets
Organisers estimated that some 8 million tickets would be available for the London Olympics and 1.5 million tickets for the Paralympics. In Great Britain, ticket prices ranged from £20 for many events to £2,012 for the most expensive seats at the opening ceremony. Ticket sales raised £659 million of organisers' £2.4 billion budget.
Olympic tickets

1. Euro 2012
Euro 2012, hosted for the first time by Poland and Ukraine, set the record for both the highest aggregate attendance (1,440,896) and the highest average attendance per game (46,481) under the 16-team format (since 1996).

ReutersEuro 2012

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