EMPIST Tech Talk Weekly Newsletter: Monday, June 15, 2020

News | June 15, 2020

The Tech Talk News  

The EMPIST Tech Talk Newsletter 

The Tech Talk News has arrived! Get the latest updates in technology, marketing, EMPIST exclusives, and more. Let’s start the week right.  

The Tech Talk News Update 

Hackers are not playing games during this pandemic.  Recently, Nintendo claimed that 160,000 accounts were compromised by hackers. This includes the exploitation of the account user’s name, email, birthdate, and more. After this information was released, another 140,000 accounts were reported compromised.  Read the full story >>

The Tech Talk News Blog  

5 Big Tech Advancements During the Pandemic 

Tech Is Thriving 

Technology has been playing a major role in keeping the economy running during the Coronavirus pandemic. Let’s go over some of the big tech advancements that have reached new heights during this challenging time. Read the blog >> 

The Tech Talk News Tip 

From the EMPIST Help Desk 

The Targeting of Consumer Devices: Smart devices = smart hacking. From smart house devices to TVs and mobile phones, the prediction for the expansion of consumer device hacking is here. Over the next few years, there will have to be additional cybersecurity infrastructures put in place to combat these new cyber-hacking methods.      

The Tech Talk News Trivia 

Question: In 1985, what was the name of the first domain name on the internet? 

The Tech Talk News Marketing Spotlight 

How drastically will the retail experience change after the pandemic? It’s been said that the shopping experience may shift away from shoppers visiting retail locations due to sanitation concerns. Things like virtual shopping tours, curbside pick-up, and e-commerce, are said to be the new shopping staples. If you go into a retail location in the future, there will be more of a focus on sanitation stations, social distancing, and more.  Read the full story >>

Trivia Answer: Symbolics.com

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