Google Maps for Android updated to version 6.0, brings indoor maps and more

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Google has rolled-out the latest update for Maps on Android. This latest brings the app up to version 6.0 and is currently available by way of the Android Market. Similar to previous versions of Google Maps for Android, this one will run on Android 2.1 or later. Though, just to clarify, some of the features will require a newer version of Android. That being said, this latest update brings a few new features — one of which is indoor maps.

“Indoor maps (beta) are now available for select airports, shopping malls, and more. Learn more at

In addition, the other goodies that come along with Google Maps for Android version 6.0 include the following;

  • Menu added to the top toolbar for easy switching between common features.
  • Updated home screen for Places, now with popular searches based on your location.
  • Option to disable automatic screen dimming for Navigation.

Via [Android Market] and [Official Google Blog]

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