The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which, Andrew Tonner, technology editor and analyst,, and Austin Smith, consumer-goods editor and analyst, discuss topics around the investing world.

In today's edition, they discuss how Google possesses one of the most recognizable brands in the world. While it's currently the most frequently visited website in the world, this wasnt always the case. They chat about two lesser-known opportunities -- China's Baidu and Russia's Yandex. Both search companies dominate their respective areas and offer investors compelling growth opportunities. Andrew and Austin talk about both companies' prospects going forward.

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