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I want to remove the Ubuntu Software Center Suggestions from the Dash in Ubuntu 12.10. How to do that?
Install dconf-tools sudo apt-get install dconf-tools then run dconf-editor. Go to desktop/unity/lenses/applications and uncheck display available apps.
sudo apt-get install dconf-tools
Lets hope they make this easier in future versions.
In Ubuntu 14.04, without any installations, just run
gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Lenses remote-content-search 'none'
Required, but never shown