Bitcoin mania: Google's top searches in 2017 dominated by digital currency craze

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It seems that the country couldn't get the "Why did Katappa kill Bahubali" question out of its collective head because Bahubali 2, the sequel to the blockbuster, was the most searched query of this year.

Hurricane Irma was the storm that ravaged the Caribbean and Florida Keys in September.

Google has revealed the top searches of 2017 and it's an interesting read.

On a lighter note, the Super Bowl placed fourth, the solar eclipse came in seventh, and fidget spinners, the handheld toy with a cult-like following said to relieve stress, ranked No. 10. The No. 1 searched person was a man accused of sexual harassment.

Topping the list was "Boston Celtics", according to search engine giant Google, which on Wednesday released its annual list of the top trending searches among Boston users.

The website's most searched people included Lauer, Meghan Markle and Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.

Late musician and frontman of the Heartbreakers Tom Petty, who passed away in October at 66, was the No. 3 most searched figure. The actress announced her engagement to Prince Harry last month. These searches are listed in different categories such as How to, What is, Consumer Tech, Entertainment, Movies, Sports and more.

The most searched movies were "It", "Beauty and the Beast" and "Wonder Woman". The top tech searches were iPhone 8, iPhone X, Nintendo Switch, Samsung Galaxy S8, and Xbox One X. You can see the rest of the popular searches at the link below.

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