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How to disable Blinkfeed in Sense 5.5

0. phoneArena 25 Oct 2013, 06:33 posted on

HTC attempted to redefine the smartphone homescreen by introducing Blinkfeed with the HTC One. It's basically a content aggregator which pulls updates from a variety of sources, including some of the phone's built-in apps. Out of the box, Blinkfeed is set to be the default homescreen in the HTC One, One mini and One max smartphones...

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posted on 25 Oct 2013, 06:40 1

1. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5480; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


Kill it with fire! :D

posted on 25 Oct 2013, 07:23 3

2. D.Aceveda (Posts: 360; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)


This should of been a standard feature whenever Sense 5 came out. Whenever I see silly stuff like this, I see why HTC has seen better days....COME ON HTC

What happened to being quietly brilliant?

posted on 25 Oct 2013, 07:57 4

3. terabyteRouser (Posts: 433; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


blinkfeed is not that horrible. get a grip.

posted on 25 Oct 2013, 08:11 5

4. D.Aceveda (Posts: 360; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)


Nobody said it was horrible. But the option to turn it on or off is the smart thing (Android is all about freedom, openness, customization)

Get a grip and reread. Unbunch your panties, etc

posted on 25 Oct 2013, 08:14 1

5. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5480; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


Agree. +1

posted on 25 Oct 2013, 09:59 1

6. pookiewood (Posts: 606; Member since: 05 Mar 2012)


To me it's the best thing about the HTC One and why I gave it a look over. I think they should have the option to hide the whole OS in this style. Yes I'm a Windows Phone guy BTW.

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