New answers tagged gps
Go to: Settings > general > reset > location and privacy. Clears all the stored location cache and app privacy settings ie "allow this app to use location" question will pop up again for every app. This fixed my problem without having to restore my phone to a new one.
Yes. Previous answer was correct that it is against the terms of service and licensing agreements, but incorrectly answers the OP's question. The application is (successfully) able to cache Google map tiles (specifically, terrain in the below example) with the following URL scheme: http://mt1.google.com/vt/lyrs=p&x=[X]&y=[Y]&z=[Z].
Turn of location services in System Prefs > Security and Privacy > Privacy. Remove check from Maps and now Maps will stop looking for your present location.
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