Google map on UIWebView

April 10, 2009 § 1 Comment

It seems to be common problem in getting map to display fast and well on UIWebView.

Any javascript running in the UIWebView will be terminated after 5 sec. Calling Google map API directly to display the entire map or any attempt to zoom and pan around will be slow, even on 3G network.

A good approach will be using static map image, or preload map images on web server.

Open source mapping alternatives:


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