The iPhone 8 may not be Apple's ultimate flagship, but the curiosity around it ahead of its launch has put it on top of Google's most searched keywords list for this year. The Netflix show "13 Reasons Why", which dealt with suicide, was No. 5, and Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington was No. 9 after he committed suicide in July.
According to Google, many questions started with how.
This year, the search engine published data concerning top celebrities searched, top searches for television shows and movies, top music celebs searched, and more.
In the tech category, the iPhone 8, iPhone X and Nintendo Switch were at the top of the category.
Meanwhile, throughout the year's various natural disasters, people searched "how to help" more than ever before.