The Deipnosophist

Where the science of investing becomes an art of living

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Location: Summerlin, Nevada, United States

A private investor for 20+ years, I manage private portfolios and write about investing. You can read my market musings on three different sites: 1) The Deipnosophist, dedicated to teaching the market's processes and mechanics; 2) Investment Poetry, a subscription site dedicated to real time investment recommendations; and 3) Seeking Alpha, a combination of the other two sites with a mix of reprints from this site and all-original content. See you here, there, or the other site!

19 December 2006

Google's Zeitgeist

Google Year-End Zeitgeist Highlights Most Popular Search Queries and Trends of 2006
Social Networking Sites Top the List This Year's Most Searched Queries

Google today announced its annual Zeitgeist, featuring lists and charts of the most popular and fastest-rising global search terms that people have typed into If you're interested in revisiting this year's top scandals, or learning who wins in a Suri vs. Shiloh face-off, or which sport is most popular -- visit Google's Zeitgeist to read all about what spurred people's collective curiosity in 2006.

This year's Google Zeitgeist reveals the following trends:
What's hot: the who, what and how of what's being searched
Current events: top searched scandals, political figures and global regions
Milestones: most searched divorces, weddings, deaths and births of 2006
Entertainment: what movies and TV shows were hot this year
Sports: top searched sporting events, who retired and whose jerseys were most sought after.
SOURCE: Google Inc.


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