Business communications provider Daisy Group plc has agreed to acquire audio-conferencing specialist Worldwide Group Holdings Limited for £28 million.
Peterborough-based Worldwide is described as a market-leader in audio-conferencing and call-handling technology. Its existing senior management team will remain in place.
The Barclays Pingit person-to-person mobile payment service is now available to customers from all UK banks and building societies.
Barclays Pingit, which was launched in February to Barclays customers, allows users to send and receive money by using a mobile phone number instead of requiring bank account and sort code details.
Google has announced its results for the first quarter of 2012, with revenue up 24% from the same period last year.
It’s also planning what’s effectively a two-for-one stock split, giving existing share holders one new share of non-voting stock for every share they already have.