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volestair Thu 14-Nov-13 04:08:47

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Tee2072 Thu 14-Nov-13 05:18:51

This just happened to me as well.

Vajazzler Thu 14-Nov-13 06:19:54

I get this sometimes on Facebook as well

AgentProvocateur Thu 14-Nov-13 06:25:36

It happened to me last night too for the first time. As soon as I clicked on one particular thread, I went straight to App Store - three times!

karatekimmi Thu 14-Nov-13 06:27:46

This has been really annoying on my phone this morning! I'm not knowingly clicking or touching anything!!

Sirzy Thu 14-Nov-13 06:31:00

This has happened to me to

LadyintheRadiator Thu 14-Nov-13 06:33:17

Me too.

MirandaWest Thu 14-Nov-13 06:34:07

Been happening to me too. Am quite glad it's not just me.

Tee2072 Thu 14-Nov-13 06:50:11

I just noticed an ad at the top of the page for the game but I'm fairly sure I didn't touch the ad.

KoalaFace Thu 14-Nov-13 06:59:50

Just happened to me. Very annoying!

MirandaWest Thu 14-Nov-13 07:01:03

Just happened again and definitely not touching a advert at all (was trying to go into this thread)

StrictlySazz Thu 14-Nov-13 07:01:09

Happened to me on old iPhone and I haven't upgraded ios7

KoalaFace Thu 14-Nov-13 07:18:17

Just happened again when I opened this thread!

Extremely irritating.

WhoKnowsWhereTheTimeGoes Thu 14-Nov-13 07:24:34

And me, I wondered what was happening.

ihatethecold Thu 14-Nov-13 07:32:27

Me too.
Only started this morning.

MrsNoodleHead Thu 14-Nov-13 07:34:49

Was just about to post this myself.

No, fecking Dragon City, I do not want to download you and your in app purchases. hmm

It's only that ad I think. But extremely annoying as the App Store is opening each and every time I load up a page which had the Dragon City ad at the top.

DefiniteMaybe Thu 14-Nov-13 07:34:50

It happened to me when clicking on this thread. I'm on android.

MrsNoodleHead Thu 14-Nov-13 07:36:32

I think I'm on the old iOS too.

NewBlueCoat Thu 14-Nov-13 07:37:49

Me too.

Tee2072 Thu 14-Nov-13 07:40:14

Using the mobile site, Definite?

Because there's a clue it's MN and not our phones, if you're on Android.

BetterWithCheese Thu 14-Nov-13 07:41:14

Yep has happened to me twice already and I can't even see an advert, so definitely didn't click one confused. I'm on the mobile site.

Kefybaby Thu 14-Nov-13 07:41:41

Another "victim" here. It's happened a few times since yesterday. I have not clicked on any adverts (and in some cases there were no visible adverts on that part of the page).

SugarSpunSisters Thu 14-Nov-13 07:49:39

It's just happened to me twice angry

CecyHall Thu 14-Nov-13 07:51:44

Yes it's been happening to me a lot.

In fact it happened as I clicked this thread.

TequilaMockinBird Thu 14-Nov-13 07:52:28

This happens to me too, and not just on MN. So annoying!

I'm on ios7, not sure if that makes a difference but I'm watching this in the hope that Tech can tell me why grin

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