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Brands Were Big in 2012, According to Google's Zeitgeist Film

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Another year, another billion searches -- or more. Whirled and Google look back on the year that was with their annual Zeitgeist video, which captures some of the biggest moments of 2012, from President Obama's re-election to the Arab Spring.

Although we didn't count, it's interesting to note how many brands, like Red Bull, adidas, NatGeo, figured into the big news of the year.

If you feel like comparing, check out Google's video recapping 2011 on Creativity -Online.com, and follow @creativitymag on Twitter for more great work.

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