Apple’s recently launched iPhone4, has received greater internet search interest than teen pop sensation, Justin Bieber, reveals Google Zeitgeist – a tool that provides insight into internet search trends.
SA’s fascination with the latest gadgets is clearly evident, with iPhone4 topping the list of fastest rising searches from the last seven days, while Bieber claims the number five spot.
Heritage Day and the ANC are placed second and third respectively, followed by Kulula.co.za. Idols, a perennial favourite for the rankings, still makes an appearance at number seven, as the country counts down to the final winner being announced in a few weeks time.
|Fastest rising web searches, South Africa, last 7 days|
Lady Gaga’s ‘scandalous’ meat dress, which she wore at the MTV Music Awards, has stolen first place on the list of fastest rising image searches in September, while Bees Roux remains the top newsmaker for the month. He is followed by ANC Youth League Leader, Julius Malema; the Blue Bulls; President Zuma; the Currie Cup; and controversial Bok coach, Pieter de Villiers.
|Fastest rising image searches, South Africa, last 30 days|
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