Android External Links Don't Work

Greetings, Just got the iOS app built on jQuery Mobile put into the iTunes app store. Now I’m porting it over in Titanium and tweaking it for Android and all is good except - there are a few places in my “app” where I launch links in the browser instead of ajax taking them from page to page.

The problem is that clicking on an external link does nothing.

I’ve tried rel=“external” and target=“_blank” and data-ajax=“false” but none work. Nothing happens.

I’d like to have the android browser open to the website being specified (ie…

I’ve googled until my fingers hurt with no luck.