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The best part about technology is seeing what the world does with it.

Explore the Search data and trends that reveal the questions we had, people who inspired us, and moments that captured attention.
Explore the Search data and trends that reveal the questions we had, people who inspired us, and moments that captured attention.
Year in Search
How a woman most at risk during the pandemic is helping her community
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A fire department brings care to a community hit hard by the pandemic
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My Block, My Hood, My City
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How a Navy veteran is supporting out-of-work service industry workers
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Recognizing Pride’s origin and the Black trans womxn who led the way
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A journalist brings African LGBTQ+ stories into the spotlight
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How a community of women from 190 countries crossed language barriers
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How BBQ pitmasters are providing meals to disaster victims
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How a grief counselor brings connection to a community
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My Block, My Hood, My City
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How one DJ is amplifying the songs and stories of Asian Americans
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How a community of women from 190 countries crossed language barriers
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How one archeologist is preserving and sharing Egypt’s cultural heritage  with the world
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My voice is my power with Android accessibility features
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How a woman most at risk during the pandemic is helping her community
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A father uses YouTube to make a better prosthetic eye for his daughter
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Meet the team using machine learning to help save the world's bees
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Meet the man on a mission to clean up Africa’s air using AI
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How TensorFlow AI is helping preserve Japanese culture
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Stories from recent graduates to inspire those beginning a new school year
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A young music lover finds his path by following the call of the whales
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A self-taught Native American coder brings her community with her
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Thank You, Healthcare Workers
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My voice is my power with Android accessibility features
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When dementia takes memories away, a bicycle helps bring them back
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Meet veterans finding new opportunities after service
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How one woman is using Google Maps to transform the trucking industry
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How a cowgirl and her community are creating a legacy
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How a Navy veteran is supporting out-of-work service industry workers
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My Block, My Hood, My City
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Thank You, Healthcare Workers
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