Speaking Biz Information Right now – Jan. 25, 2023

A few of Wednesday’s high enterprise information tales:

The Related Press

Justice Dept. sues Google over digital advertising dominance, by Barbara Ortutay, Eric Tucker and Frank Bajak

Microsoft reports outage for Teams, Outlook, other services

CNN

America’s biggest banks are taking on Apple Pay and PayPal, by Chris Isidore

Microsoft quarterly profit falls 12% but cloud computing business shows strength, by Catherine Thorbecke

The Wall Avenue Journal

Rupert Murdoch Withdraws Proposal to Merge Fox Corp. and News Corp, by Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg and Jessica Toonkel

Tesla Eyes $3.6 Billion Factory Expansion, by Sabela Ojea

CNBC

Walmart raises minimum wage as retail labor market remains tight, by Melissa Repko

Inflation is cooling, but prices on many items are going to stay high for months, by Melissa Repko and Amelia Lucas

Reuters

Amazon warehouse workers at Coventry walk out over pay in UK first, by Muvija M

Amazon deepens healthcare push with $5 monthly subscription, by Jeffrey Dastin and Chavi Mehta

Information about enterprise journalism:

WSJ mum or dad calls off proposed merger with Fox

CoinDesk names Keoun its ME of tech and protocols

Bloomberg senior govt editor Collins turns into chief product and tech officer

Politico’s Mueller to cowl financial coverage

The Economist promotes Visitor to deputy editor

Bloomberg hires Trentmann to steer credit score Americas crew

STAT Information hires Lawrence to cowl medical gadgets

Dow Jones hires Fox from Shopper Reviews for Purchase Facet from WSJ

Enterprise Put up appoints McConnell editor

Brugger to cowl pure assets for E&E Information

Senior editor Cohen among the many Adweek layoffs

Bezos makes shock go to to WaPo newsroom amid layoff fears

Vice Information promotes McCready to APAC editor

Postmedia to go digital-only for 12 Alberta papers

Vox Media to axe 7 p.c of its workforce

WaPo charitable initiative raises greater than $400K for native charities