Google, YouTube and Wikipedia are among top global brands

According to an annual survey by online magazine brandchannel.com, Google, Apple, YouTube, Wikipedia, Starbucks and Nokia are the top six global brands. YouTube was launched in 2005, Wikipedia was launched in 2001, and Google was launched in 1998. (Way back in the last century.)

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