Html5 IOS app, Page vertical movement stops animation

Jonesey007
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hi

i am developing my first game and would like it to be cross platform so am using
html5 css3 and javascript -> Phonegap (Cordova)

yesterday i setup a demo app using code from HTML5 Bouncing Ball tutorial
http://sixrevisions.com/html/bouncing-a-ball-around-with-html5-and-javascript/

I built the app in Cordova and deployed to my actual Ipad3

Everything went well and the animation is quick and smooth, the only thing is, if i swipe my finger up or down the screen it moves the page up a centimetre or so. This pauses the animation until i remove my finger and the page snaps back into its usual position.

Does anyone know how i can stop this happening, do i need to put fixed page dimensions in the code, or is there a Cordova property that needs setting.

Thanks for the help
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