By default enable Google app news page in android Oreo 8.1 and other devices. To read stories in your Oreo devices, go to android Oreo home screen and just swipe screen left to right. You can see your selected topics stories in your android Oreo and other device using Google app page. Using home screen settings, you can turn off Google app page on android Oreo 8.1/8.0 devices such as Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P etc.
Also use Google Now cards to get latest news and technology related information in your android devices. You can individually enable/disable Google Now card notifications on android Oreo using Google app.
You can customize feed related your favourite topics such as travel, sports, flights, bills, places, technology news, holiday destination and more. Also add or remove weather widget on your Google Pixel Oreo devices. Follow below given complete process to turn off Google app page on android Oreo.
How to turn on/ turn off Google app page on android Oreo 8.1/8.0
If you don’t want to see news page, disable display Google app in android 8.1 Oreo devices using below settings.
When turn on Google news app page in your android device, it looks like above screen when swipe Oreo home screen left to right.
Step 1: Tap & hold the blank space in your Oreo home screen
Here you’ll see wallpapers, widgets and settings options.
Step 2: Tap Settings
By default enable display Google app in your android Oreo and other devices.
Step 3: Turn off toggle button of Display Google app
Now swipe screen left to right and you can’t see any page in your Oreo devices.
Let see other android Oreo 8.1 home screen settings.
Disable add icon to home screen in android 8.1 Oreo
By default when you download and install new app in your android device, this app icon show on home screen. If you don’t want to add app icon to home screen, disable it in your device.
Long press Oreo home screen blank space > Settings > turn off add icon to home screen
Change icon shape in android 8.1 Oreo
Long press Oreo home screen blank space > Settings > Change icon shape > Choose from Square/Rounded square/Squircle/Teardrop
Turn off notification dots on android 8.1 Oreo
Long press Oreo home screen blank space > Settings > notification dots > Disable allow notification dots
Enable/disable home screen rotation on android 8.1 Oreo
When enable home screen rotation in android 8.1 Oreo, your device home screen rotate when phone is rotated.
Long press Oreo home screen blank space > Settings > Allow home screen rotation
Disable app suggestion in android 8.1 Oreo
Long press Oreo home screen blank space > Settings > App suggestions
And that’s all. I hope above given tutorial helpful to turn off Google app page on android Oreo 8.1 devices. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us below comment section.