Google has updated Maps for Android, adding several new features, including a new design for the app.

The new version — for both smartphones and tablets — got a cleaner interface that’s similar to that of the app’s iPhone version, which launched last December.

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Other features include enhanced navigation with live traffic updates, incident reports and traffic rerouting. Finally, Explore offers a new way to browse and discover popular local points of interests.

The app is expected to roll out to Android 4.0.3+ devices over the next few weeks.

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