Annoying advertisement on your smart phone

Are you one of the lucky one’s that win an iPad2 every week? Well we suddenly were.. If it had been real,  apple would probably have struggled with the production, an we could have opened our own iPad2 store. If this sounds familiar to you we hope you understand that this is all just fake ads that hope you will click them. They appear in the smart phones notification bar and and will not go away until you click them. We show you how to kill them for good!

Bring out the virtual guns!

Scan to download

This is done in 4 simple steps.

  1. Go to the market and look for AirPush Detector or scan the QR code
  2. Install the application
  3. Start the newly installed application.
  4. Uninstall the listed application(s) that the scanner detects.


You should now be free of annoying advertisement notifications.

The applications that contains this type of advertisement, isn’t necessary evil. They won’t harm the phone like worms, Trojans, and viruses do , but they do use some resources to stay alive. The reason that some of the apps comes with this type of advertisement is because the developer of the app gets more value per click than with just a simple advertise banner inside the app. The way this is being done is with the use of a system called AirPush.

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