Top 10 UK Google searches in 2009


6. eBay - Top 10 UK Google searches in 2009

Source:  Rex Features

6. eBay - Top 10 UK Google searches in 2009

The online auction site, which was launched in 1995, allows people to buy and sell almost anything. One Computer Weekly reader bought a computer that contained the banking details of one million people. A second-hand hard drive bought on 'eBay' also revealed confidential information about a US missile defence system.


Facebook has been revealed as the most searched for term in the UK this year in Google's annual Zeitgeist list.

Facebook tops a list including fellow social networking site Bebo, online auction site eBay and, of course, Google.

What no Twitter? I hear you ask.

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