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Ikea Adds Google Indoor Maps

Imagine walking through a department store looking for specific item, or an airport looking for a restroom or a Starbucks on the way to a terminal or a gate. Android users can now find their way through these labyrinths without a freestanding map directory or asking an employee for help. Ikea became one of the first department stores to tap into the tool that allows companies to add their building's directories and floor plan to Google Maps. Other initial partners include Mall of America, The Home Depot, select Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s locations. Click through to see Ikea's video ad.

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