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I'm on Android 11 36.67%
I'm on Apple 8 26.67%
I get browser hijacks on my phone when on BE 6 20.00%
I get browser hijacks on my tablet when on BE 5 16.67%
I get them a lot - I'm about to lose my mind 6 20.00%
I get them once in a while 3 10.00%
I never get them - I'm cleverer than the rest of you 17 56.67%
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Old Jan 11th 2018, 3:57 am   #46
 
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Used my $10 dash cam to record 5 mins of phone browsing. You cant really see what it is, and it is sideways, but I can't be bothered to do it again!

Lost count of the number of interruptions and blocks.

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Won't play. Says it contains copyrighted material from umg and has been blocked
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Old Jan 11th 2018, 8:18 am   #47
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Won't play. Says it contains copyrighted material from umg and has been blocked
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Old Jan 13th 2018, 4:27 am   #48
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i got an email from yotube that it was blocked by umg for copyright. assumed it is due to the radio in the background. yet i am able to watch it via the link i made on the site feedback thread. Yr not missing much!!

edit- the link above is working for me now
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Old Jan 13th 2018, 3:41 pm   #49
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I bothered to do it again. Hope this link works.


its still uploading @ 10.36am EST

[email protected]: apparently it will take 3 more hours to upload!

Good [email protected] its 33% done. It is a 5 min video of me browsing BE, and I count 12 popup/ redirects and some that were blocked.
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