Listen: The best sellers, most streamed, top trending of 2018
"Talking tech is brought to you by wicks dot com with wicks you can use artificial design intelligence to create a stunning website right from your phone in five minutes or less. Just go to wicks dot com. That's W I X dot com and create your professional website today. December's just one week old black Friday and cyber Monday of come and gone. So yes, it's that time again rewind time heavyweight Jefferson Graham USA day weekend addition of talking tech with the numbers in highlights addition, can I hear a drum roll, okay? How many products did we order from Amazon this year as prime members? How about two billion and they arrived in a day or two the number one bestselling item on Amazon was the fire TV stick, which sells a forty dollars and bring streaming video to your television. Maybe that helps explain why TV ratings are going down keeping with Amazon the most binge-watch shows on Amazon prime were Jack Ryan from the series of novels by Tom Clancy. And homecoming with Julia Roberts, which is based on the popular podcast. The most downloaded apple iphone app of the year was YouTube, which is only been around for thirteen years cents a trend. We'd. Love the stream video the number one trending video the year on YouTube to our daughter by Kylie Jenner announcing her pregnancy to the world music Drake rules. The hip hop. Musician was the most streamed artist of the year on apple music and Spotify generating a record one billion streams in his first week for the scorpion album on apple and eight billion streams overall on Spotify. You know, I remember when all you needed to get a gold record with sales of half a million albums or one million for platinum multiply that into eight billion. Why don't you for the top smartphone apps of the year? Google picked drops to help learn languages for Android and apple selected the art app. Procreate pocket. Other. Apple favorites include the Fraga pedia science game for ipad and the sweat workout app for apple TV. Now. Speaking of TV and video if you're thinking of quitting your day job this year and looking to strike it big in the world of online video maybe. This will inspire you the number one earner on YouTube. This year is seven year old Ryan from Ryan toys reviews for all those on boxing, videos, and playing with toys and his own line of toys at WalMart. He and his family will pull in the cool twenty two million dollars. According to Forbes, and how has your week this is Jefferson Graham with USA today. You've been listening to talking tech. Don't forget to subscribe to the show on apple podcasts. Please favored the show on Stitcher, which helps more people find the show in his always. Thanks, everyone. For listening. Talking tech is brought to you by wicks dot com. When you're ready to get your website up and running you want to be able to do it quickly and efficiently and wicks dot com. Got you covered they developed artificial design intelligence that creates a stunning website for you with wicks, you can create your own professional website right from your phone, which means you can open your own online store portfolio or blog wherever you are. How's that for efficient? Just go to wicks dot com. Decide what you need a website for pick your style at your own images link your social accounts and just like that your website is ready. You look amazing on every device desktop and mobile and it takes less than five minutes. Plus, you can do it with one hand. So it's time to get started. Go to wicks dot com. That's W I X dot com and create your very own beautiful professional website today."