Mandela, Miley top Google searches in 2013 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNelson Mandela, the former South African leader and human rights activist who died earlier this month, was the world’s top trending search on Google, according to annual data released…

Godzilla Trailer Announcement Boosts Godzilla Social Media Activity Dramatically

Godzilla Trailer buzz is fueling Internet search, at least on Google. The announcement over the weekend that the first Godzilla Trailer for the upcoming Godzilla, will be introduced Tuesday (and…

Damon Bruce Back To KNBR Tuesday; Anti-Women Comments Got Him Suspended

Damon Bruce, who’s anti-women-in-sports-broadcasting rant went national and got him suspended after Keith Olbermann got a hold of the news on ESPN, is returning to KNBR Radio 680 Tuesday, after…

Who Killed Kendrick Johnson And Took His Organs In Valdosta, Georgia?

The Kendrick Johnson story has reached Google Trends status, and for good reason: after he died, which was declared an accident related to the use of climbing ropes, his body…

Godzilla 2014 Trailer Leak Pushes “Godzilla 2014” Search To Highest Levels To Date

Godzilla 2014 Teaser Trailer Removed From YouTube By Warner Bros; Analysis Turns out last Friday’s leak of an old Godzilla 2014 Trailer did a lot more good than harm for…

Telekinetic Coffee Shop Surprise For Carrie Movie

What if you saw someone use telekinetic power in real life? What would you do? sNice Cafe in New York City’s West Village was the testing ground for that question,…

SNL Shannon Sharpe Speech Impediment Skit By Jay Pharoah Dissed By Sharpe

Shannon Sharpe may want to get help for his speech impediment after last weekend, which saw Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update with Seth Meyers and Jay Pharoah as “Shannon Sharpe”…

Google AdSense At War With Kate Upton, Cheerleaders, Blogs, And GQ

Google AdSense was once a great way to earn a little cash for the blog and YouTube content you produce. But now,Google AdSense is waging war with Kate Upton, cheerleaders,…

Miley Cyrus Makes People Stupid; Diane Martel Is A Genius

Miley Cyrus is the focus of so much of the chatter around the Internet, social media, and television, that she was the subject of 10 million searches on Google Trends…

Lindsey Mills, Edward Snowden Learn People Are Voyeurs

Lindsey Mills and her boyfriend, former NSA operative Edward Snowden, are celebrities, but that’s something Mr. Snowden says he did not want. When Edward Snowden, the so-called NSA whisleblower, stepped…

Lindsey Mills, Edward Snowden’s Girlfriend, Blog ‘L’s Journey’ Revealed

Lindsey Mills, Edward Snowden’s alleged girlfriend according to Inside Edition, has hit number five on Google Trends today, as of this writing. And she’s now a celebrity according to Google…

Angelina Jolie Has Double Mastectomy; Social Media Reaction

Angeline Jolie, the famed actress and wife to Brad Pitt, announced she had a double mastectomy to avoid the chance of breast cancer. How has all of this played out…

Golden State Warriors Excite Oakland, Which Fails To Grab Spotlight

The Golden State Warriors win over the San Antonio Spurs has excited Oakland and helped place the city, and the San Francisco / Oakland Bay Area, in the eyes of…

Taylor Swift Beats Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, In YouTube Searches

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EKAv_b0hsP4 Taylor Swift beats Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry in a Google Trends analysis of YouTube data between 2008 and present day 2013. On March 20th, Google started to incorporate…

Twitter Drives UK Mother’s Day To World’s Top Google Search

Want proof that Twitter’s become the World’s information source? Read on. So this blogger, me, took his common several time a day look at Google Trends for Monday, March 11th…

Melissa King, Of Sex Video, Over Miley Cyrus

Melissa King, the now-former Miss Teen Delaware who resigned after a sex tape emerged featuring a woman who bears her resemblance, is (perhaps unknowingly) enjoying what may be one of…

Google Trends Hot Searches Not Updated In Three Days

For all practical purposes, Google Trends has been rendered useless; it has not been updated in three days. As of this writing, the last Google Trends update was on Tuesday,…

Hulk Hogan Sex Tape, BLS, SkyFall, PBS – Google Trends

The Google Trends for today, Friday October5th: Hulk Hogan Sex Tape, BLS, SkyFall, PBS. First, a bit of a reversal: the BLS refers to the Bureau Of Labor Statistics and…

Google Alters Google Trends: Combines It With Google Insight For Search

Google has done it again. In an obvious ongoing effort to prove it hates bloggers, Google has altered Google Trends such that not even the order of the top 10-15…

Democratic National Convention 2012 Number One In Google Trends, Social Media

The search term “Democratic National Convention 2012” is number one in Google Trends as of this writing on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012. And according to SocialMention, the website app which…

Chris Brown, Kevin Durant, US Open 2012, Tiger Woods, Powerball – Google Trends

Chris Brown, Kevin Durant, US Open 2012, Tiger Woods, Powerball and Matt Cain are the Google Trends for the week. And considering that Google’s killed the ability to know what…

Google Cuts Google Trends To Below 20 Results, Kills Bloggers’ News Source

Google hates bloggers, and bloggers don’t seem to notice. Google Trends is not a real-time updated news trend platform. Google is on a mission to kill the news sources for…

Miley Cyrus Engaged, LeBron James Wins, Celtics Fans, OKC: Google Trends

Last night, LeBron James did something I didn’t think he could do: takeover an NBA Playoff Game and win it. LeBron basically Hulked-out, scoring 45 points, getting 15 rebounds, and…

Justin Blackmon, MTV Movie Awards, Boston Celtics, Tiger Woods: Google Trends

Justin Blackmon MTV Movie Awards (with Jennifer Aniston) Boston Celtics Tiger Woods – Google Trends for June 3rd 2012. Justin Blackmon is the Jacksonville Jaguars NFL Draft 1st Round Pick,…

National Donut Day, Krispy Kreme, “Zombie Attack”, Green Lantern Gay: Google Trends

National Donut Day, Krispy Kreme, “Zombie Attack”, and Green Lantern Gay are the Google Trends for June 1st. Of them, National Donut Day and Krispy Kreme were the most fun…

Google Trends: John Edwards Trial, Martin Short, Kathy Lee Gifford, and DOMA

The Google Trends of note for Thursday, May 31, 2012 were John Edwards Trial, Martin Short, Kathy Lee Gifford, and DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act). In the case of John…

Google Trends: Bath Salts, Terrell Owens, NBA Draft Lottery, Zombie Apocalypse

What were the hot Google Trends for today, Wednesday, May 30th, 2012? Well, they were interesting: Bath Salts, Terrell Owens, NBA Draft Lottery, and Zombie Apocalypse. And two of the…

TIME Magazine Cover: 3 Year Old Sucks Moms Tit To Get Readers; Bristol Palin v JWoww

TIME Magazine Cover just got new meaning over the last 24 hours. The stirring TIME Cover photo of Jamie Lynne Grumet with her 3-year-old son obviously sucking on her breast,…

Perfect Game Pitched By White Sox Philip Humber

Share “ ANOTHER ATHLETE FOR CHRIST: “God is so good,” Chicago White Sox pitcher Philip Humber said this afternoon moments after he threw a perfect game against the Seattle Mariners.It’s…

Dennis Rodman Broke? What About Paltalk Sponsor?

The latest news trend says that NBA Hall Of Fame Legend Dennis Rodman is broke and faces possible jail time over $800,000 in child and spousal support. His own financial…

Rachel Uchitel, Tiger Woods Former Mistress, Five Months Pregnant!

Congratulations to Nightclub Exec Rachel Uchitel, who has quickly and successfully parlayed her controversial relationship with The World’s Greatest Golfer and the scandal that resulted from it and the other…

God Particle Annoucement: Clearing Higgs Boson Confusion

The one reason “god particle” is the number two most popular search on Google Trends as of this writing is because a huge number of lay people are hearing about…

Lindsay Lohan Playboy Photo Leak – Advantage For Playboy

Lindsay Lohan has $1 million, online web masters have a new source of income, and Playboy has a problem, in the wake of revelations that all of the photos from…

Stanford Football For Real, Beats USC In 3 OT Thriller

One look at the Google Trends shows “Stanford Football” as one of the top five search terms, and within that, at least as of this writing, the top three news…

Dan Wheldon, Giuliana Rancic, Occupy Wall St / Atlanta

Some quick trend updates via Google Trends. Dan Wheldon Indy car driver Dan Wheldon is the top buzz generator for his untimely passing after a 15-car crash. The 33-year old…