Google Maps Zoom Out?

Jul 2, 2010

In Google Maps built-in App, I click to map to move and get detailed mapzoon in, well, how zoom out?

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iPhone OS 3.1.3



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Recently the Maps app on both my iPads started limiting my abilty to zoom in far enough to be able to read street names. This is a new thing, it was working fine a couple of weeks ago, but recently the maps started refusing to zoom past arbitrary and contstantly changing limits. On the iPad 2, the street names are fairly readable (indoors, with soft lighting), but on the new iPad 3 you need a pocket microsope and a sun shade to read them.  Literally. 

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This limit is not imposed on the Google Maps web site accessed via Safari, nor in Google Earth for Ipad, nor on the Android Google Maps apps on my Android pad or phones.  It only happens on the Apple Maps app, and only in Korea as far as I can tell.  It zooms fine in Washington D.C., Tokyo, Astana, Teheran, and Moscow. 

It makes the Maps app completely useless on a Retina display.  It's real pretty but you can't read it. I haven't been able to find mention new of this new "feature" anywhere else, has anyone here experienced this problem? 

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