Google has announced a slight redesign for its Maps service today. It’s not the ‘chrome’ around the actual maps that has a new look this time around, but the maps themselves. The driving, navigation, transit and explore maps now better highlight the most relevant information for each experience: things such as gas stations when you’re in navigation mode, or train stations for transit.

Points of interest are now color-coded, which means it will be much easier to spot them on the map. Each specific type of place has a designated color and icon, so that it’s possible to find with just a…

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