Auto-completed searches on Google are like a peep through a figurative keyhole into the preoccupations of the rest of the internet world. They are somewhat personalized to your previous searches, but also to your geographical area. Some Google users make a game out of typing the beginning of a question, simply to see what others are wondering about. And that’s just what Huffington Post has done, finding telling results; for example, the two top NYC area completions for “why am…” are “why am I so tired?” And “why am I always tired?” See what similarities and differences they found between New York and the rest of the world, which might indicate deeper patterns in modern life.
What Are People Asking Google Worldwide? (Huffington Post)
August 6, 2014 By Leave a Comment