Originally Posted by JaeWeb
Yes, simply press down on the icon or widget you do not want on your home screen and the trash can will appear at the bottom after a moment. Just drag the icon/widget into the trash can and release
I'm also a new user so I think I know what Jenn means.
I can only drag icons/widgets that I have downloaded to the trash, not the pre-installed crap. Such as Uno. Pressing down on the pre-installed icons, simply duplicates them to the top of the screen. So Im going to go read the book again and again...