EMPIST Tech Talk Weekly Newsletter: Monday, August 17, 2020

News | August 17, 2020

The Tech News  

The EMPIST Tech Talk  

The tech news is here. It’s time to get the latest technology news, marketing updates, tech tips, and more. Let the weekly news begin! 

The Tech News Update 

2020 has been a rough year for the travel industry. The Wall Street Journal stated that Airbnb may file confidentially as soon as this month. The company has been struggling due to challenges from COVID -19. Morgan Stanley and Goldman are said to be helping Airbnb with its IPO process. Read the full story >>

The Tech News Blog  

Tips & Tricks to Optimal Web Page Design 

Web design has dramatically changed over the past 20 years. It used to be impressive if a company had a website and now it’s become a must-have resource. The design and functionality of your website may be the first experience a customer has with your brand. You want to make sure that what you have online is a fresh and clear representation of what your company is all about. The trends in web page design today are not just cosmetic, but they dive into the user experience as well. Read the blog >> 

The Tech News Tip 

From the EMPIST Help Desk 

Suit Up with Software  

Today’s hackers are only getting smarter. Keep your guard up by adopting phishing prevention and training software into your current digital suite. With automated risk screenings, advanced reporting, and phishing email tests, phishing software can help preemptively protect your information in the face of even the savviest of cyber-attacks. 

The Tech News Trivia 

Question: Before the launch of Google’s smartphone OS, Android was developed to make what device? 

The Tech News Marketing Spotlight 

Kroger is adapting with the times by implementing a new endless aisle marketing strategy. The retailer is offering ship-to-home services for over 50,000 products with third-party sellers. This addition will allow for new specialty items like organic and international products. There will be loyalty points involved with the new delivery service, as well as free shipping on orders over $35. Read the full story >> 

Trivia Answer: Cameras  

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