Originally Posted by NJBlackBerry
Which theme are you using? I can hide these icons using the T-Mobile theme and the Default (List) theme (press the left shift key and click the trackwheel). Same menu appears as always.
I use the Default (list) theme and can only hide a few of the items listed in "Applications" but nothing else. I can't hide, for example, the new "Network" item listed in Settings, or the Browser item on the Home Page.