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Google Maps just got a huge update. We're now up to 6.0, and tackling the final frontier of mapping. Google is no longer content to just drop you off at the door. Maps will now include *indoor* mapping and positioning in stores, malls, and airports. Wow.Check out this before and after shot of the Mall of America:How cool is that? You can now see where everything is located, and switch between floors. You aren't going to get a GPS lock indoors, so the positioning is approximate. They do say they've tweaked the positioning... Official Android Police t-shirts are now on sale, with over 25 designs to call yours.Done With This Post? You Might Also Like These:Google Maps Updated to 5.2 - More Foursquare-esque Features AddedSkyhook Joins Forces With MapQuest, Brings More Accurate Navigation To AndroidGoogle Teaches Us To "Walk This Way" With Google Maps 4.5Google Maps Update To 5.1 Brings Check-In System Through LatitudeVerizon To Launch 4G LTE In 38 Major Metropolitan Areas, 60 Airports By The End Of 2010Google Maps Updated To 6.0: Indoor Mapping In Stores, Malls, and Airports; Lots Of UI Changes was written by the awesome team at Android Police.