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Through the Google lens: search trends November 7-13

Through the Google lens: search trends November 7-13
Taylor, Kim, Kobe—this trio of acquainted faces was once far and wide search this week.

Oh my God, look at that face
She would possibly not have broken the Internet, but Kim Kardashian for sure got our collective consideration this week together with her saucy Paper magazine cover shoot displaying off her well-known derriere. Tens Of Millions of searches, memes and (unsuccessful) imitators were not a ways, um, in the back of. Even Kim, alternatively, had some company within the trending ranks from Taylor Swift, who has come as regards to breaking the Internet a few times herself. This week, Swift launched a new video (and app) for her tune “Clean Space,” placing a brand new spin on the “boy-loopy” meme and garnering more than 25 million YouTube views—that’s greater than 10 instances as many as last week’s viral video sensation “Too Many Cooks.”

Sky excessive
Ten years after leaving Earth, on Wednesday the ecu Space Company’s Rosetta mission done history. It successfully landed its Philae probe on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko and began sending footage of the skin again to scientists. People turned to go looking to research more, including “what’s subsequent for the probe?” It’s a excellent question, because the probe bounced twice earlier than settling into a position about 1km off its goal, and would possibly not have the ability to get enough battery lifestyles from its sunlight panels to continue operating as intended.

Our doodle celebrated the Philae touchdown on Wednesday

And all eyes have been on the brand new York skyline this week—or as a minimum on 1 World Exchange Center, the place a pair of window washers had been trapped 69 tales excessive on the facet of the constructing for over an hour on Wednesday prior to being rescued. The 1,776-foot tall skyscraper had simply opened for business remaining week, greater than a decade after the 9/11 assaults.

Numbers game
Kobe Bryant set a brand new record on Tuesday night time, but he might wish he hadn’t. The shooting defend neglected his 13,418th occupation field purpose in a sport towards the Memphis Grizzlies, earning him the doubtful honor of probably the most missed field objectives in the NBA. Of Course, Bryant also has the fourth-most points in league historical past—and 5 championship rings. So, he’s most definitely doing GOOD ENOUGH.

Tip of the week
For those times you’ve gotten an electronic mail about one thing (say, “dinner with Shari” or “brunch with Aaron”) however forgotten to practice up, Google can lend a hand. Keep An Eye On your Google app, which can now trap buried plans for your Gmail, urged you so as to add them to your calendar, and remind you to remain in contact.

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