I hate all those number badges on my apps on my iPhones home screen. I don't need my calendar app to display a little red circle indicating the current date. How can I turn off these badges on icons?
It's taking all of my will power, here it is you just don't need any stinking badges. That was bad. In any case you can control what badges appear on your icon's home screen by going to the notification center. And for each of the applications you can turn off the display of that badge.
It's in the settings app on your iPhone. Below is an article that explains this pretty carefully.
They make me nuts.. Every time I see one of these circles I go crazy. I need to calm down. So can you by reading the article below.