WASHINGTON (AFP) – The past yearr become a large one for Donald Trump, but additionally for Pokemon move.
consistent with Google’s worldwide trends report launched Wednesday, the augmented reality recreation from Nintendo became the most-searched object on-line in 2016.
Trump became number 3 the various most-searched topics for the year, behind the iPhone 7 and beforehand of rock icon Prince, who died in April.
but Trump crowned the list of the most-searched people for the yr, beforehand of his campaign rival Hillary Clinton, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps, Trump’s spouse Melania and gold medal gymnast Simone Biles, Google said.
Google publishes its worldwide list each year along with trends from extraordinary international locations, offering insights into the interests of internet customers around the world.
The pinnacle news object searched on Google became america election, observed with the aid of the Olympic games in Rio, Brexit, the deadly nightclub capturing in Orlando, Florida and the Zika virus.
among celebrities who died in 2016, the most searched-for turned into Prince, observed by way of David Bowie, slain US singer Christina Grimmie, British actor Alan Rickman and boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
In purchaser generation, the iPhone 7 crowned the hunt listing, even as number become Freedom 251 — the cellphone provided for sale in India for 251 rupees, or much less than $4.
In global sports activities events, net customers searched maximum for the Olympics, observed with the aid of the baseball global collection, the excursion de France, Wimbledon and the Australian Open tennis match.
The most searched-for movies have been “Deadpool,” “Suicide Squad,” “The Revenant,” “Captain the united states: Civil conflict” and “Batman v Superman,” in step with Google.
amongst US customers, the maximum-searched item changed into the Powerball lottery, which introduced a record $1.6 billion jackpot in January.