Ever wondered how to stop freshly installed Android apps from invading your home screen with their icons? Back in the day, placing app shortcuts right on the home screen felt appropriate, because there wasn't much else to use it for. But it's 2015 now, and our Android devices are shipping with these gorgeous interfaces that stuff our homescreens full of widgets, smart cards, and toggles. Some of you would rather glance at their inviting colors and lively animations, or simply let their own preferred widgets occupy them, accompanied by the occasional app folder.
How to make Android stop adding new app icons to your home screen