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Stitcher buys design podcasts

Stitcher, part of SiriusXM, has acquired the Kickstarter-funded independent podcast 99% Invisible Inc which focusses on design and architecture. The podcast, downloaded a claimed 500m times, will now be available across the range of streaming options provided by SiriusXM, including Stitcher. 99% Invisible was founded by the podcast host Roman Mars in 2010.