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Startups to watch

It's getting crowded on the Web 2.0 frontier, but there are still some startups that truly stand out. Business 2.0 Magazine identifies the ones most likely to strike gold in 2007.

AdMob offers a place to buy ads for delivery to cell phones. That market is set to explode, and AdMob - which says it has sent out nearly a billion ads in less than a year - is poised to become its middleman of choice.

Funding: $4 million (Sequoia Capital)

Founder & CEO: Omar Hamoui (shown right)

Headquarters: San Mateo, Calif.

Employees: 22

Founded: 2006

Business model: Advertising

Bragging rights: 800 publishers, 250 advertisers

Next up: Technology to deliver interactive ads to mobile phones

Contact: Info@admob.com

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