USA v Portugal: Getting you up to speed in case you live under a rock

Tech companies across the globe have been beefing up their offerings for this year’s World Cup in Brazil. While social media outlets such as Twitter have been providing new services such as minute-by-minute updates and “hashflags,”, Google has taken things one step further. Google Trends provides analysis of “what’s happening now.” Through simple yet powerful graphics and maps, Google helps to contextualize global events. Needless to say their World Cup special feature is spectacular. Take a look at how the world reacted to the United States’ most recent match against Portugal on Sunday:

 

Google Trend Analysis: Match 32; USAvPOR

#USAvPOR: How the World Reacted

 

Based on the outcome after 94 minutes, I'd say Google got it right. This about sums it up...
Based on the outcome after 94 minutes, I’d say Google got it right. This about sums it up…

Left wanting more? Check out Google’s analysis of the USA’s previous match: Match 13; GHAvUSA 

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