Sony has started pushing ads (links to paid content and games) to the homescreen of the PlayStation 4
, via the console's Featured Content
app. This kind of practice is frowned upon by many users. Fortunately, there is a simple solution to opt-out of the display of featured content.
How To Opt Out of the PSN Ads
To opt-out of PSN ads, start by going to Settings
> Automatic Downloads
. Clear the checkbox displayed next to Featured Content - Automatically add download links for featured content to the homescreen
to register your new settings.