Google Maps Gets Cleaner Look and Orange 'Areas of Interest' Hotspots
The new Maps also gains a more subtle and balanced color scheme to help users differentiate between man made and natural topographic features, as well as identify places like hospitals, schools and highways more easily.
The level of detail designers at Google, Apple, Facebook, et al. are able to attain is enviable. To be sure, this is a result of designing a mature product, but those who say Google doesn't care about design haven't been paying attention in the last year.