Blinkfeed is a HTC homepage which updates based on your Facebook posts, Twitter feeds, breaking news stories, sports scores and so on. If this feature is annoying you, it is possible to turn it off by following the simple steps below.
1. On the home screen, hold your finger down on any blank space.
2. When the menu options appear select Manage Home Screen Pages.
3. From here move over to the BlinkFeed page and select the remove option.