EMPIST Tech Talk Weekly Newsletter: Monday, March 9, 2020

EMPIST Tech Newsletter  

Tech Talk News 

It’s that time again! Time for the EMPIST Tech Newsletter. Let’s go over what’s new in tech, digital marketing, and much more.  

The EMPIST Tech Newsletter Update 

Visser is a parts manufacturer for big-name companies like SpaceX and Tesla. Unfortunately, the company recently announced the confirmation of a data breach. Visser came out with a statement that they were, “the recent target of a criminal cybersecurity incident, including access to or theft of data.” Though it hasn’t been confirmed the exact cause of the breach, sources are speculating that it was a ransomware attack. Read the full story >> 


The HIPAA Compliance Checklist  

What Is HIPAA Compliance?   

Before we dive into the HIPAA compliance checklist, let’s make sure we cover our bases with a clear definition of what HIPAA compliance is. HIPAA compliance is a US law set in place to safeguard patient healthcare information. Technology plays a major role in HIPAA compliance, as hardware and software are used to keep all the digital patient data secure. Read the blog >>  

The EMPIST Tech Newsletter Tip 

From the EMPIST Help Desk 

Want an easy way to lock your computer when you are getting up from your desk at work? Clicking Windows + L will lock your computer right away. On a macOS, use the following keys: Cmd + Option + Power. The latest version of Sierra locks your system by entering Cmd + Ctrl + Q. 

 The EMPIST Tech Newsletter Trivia 

Question: The first known human artifact to achieve sub-orbital spaceflight was known as what 

The EMPIST Tech Newsletter Marketing Spotlight 

Are you a fan of grocery delivery services? Walmart has announced the rebranding of its unlimited grocery delivery program. To distinguish themselves from Amazon, Walmart will be launching Walmart+, a new membership program. Sources say Walmart+ members could even receive perks on fuel, prescriptions, mobile checkout features, and more.  Read the full story >>  

Coffee with Kampas  

Episode 20: What Is Customer Experience?  

On this episode of Coffee with Kampas, EMPIST’s Founder & CEO John Kampas will be discussing the value of customer experience and what you can do to improve it for your business. A well-executed customer experience strategy will maximize your customer lifetime value and improve customer satisfaction, so having a good grasp of it is essential. Watch now >> 

Trivia Answer: The V-2 Rocket  

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