How to get Google Maps back on iOS 6 You will know by now that if you have upgraded from iOS 5 to iOS 6, you have lost Google Maps. The only workaround until now has been to open it in a browser, such as Chrome or Safari; but the icon wasn't the same and the app didn't run in full screen. Now there is a better solution, for both iPad and iPhone. It is not perfect, but it restores the old icon and gets Google Maps running in full-screen mode. The links are here: iPhone upload: http://uploads.benguild.com/ios6googlemapsicon.mobileconfig iPad upload: http://uploads.benguild.com/ios6googlemapsicon_ipad.mobileconfig Article in Gizmodo here: How to Get the Old Google Maps Icon Back On Your iPhone | Gizmodo UK Until Google submit a new app (and if Apple allow it, which is by no means certain) this is as good as you are going to get.