EMPIST Tech Talk Weekly Newsletter: Monday, May 18, 2020

News | May 18, 2020

EMPIST’s Tech News 

The Tech Talk Newsletter 

EMPIST’s tech news is here! It’s time to get your weekly update of tech news, marketing highlights, trivia, and more. Let the good times scroll! 

EMPIST’s Tech News Update 

App-based food delivery is at an all-time high during the pandemic. There have been some rumors floating around that Uber is discussing buying GrubHub in an all-stock deal. This would drastically change the game for other food delivery app services. With Uber Eats and GrubHub working together, they would control about 48% of the food app delivery traffic.  Read the full story >>

EMPIST’s Tech News Blog  

The Simple Business Continuity Plan Template for Any Organization 

Got a Plan? 

Business interruption is a constant threat, so it’s important to always have a business continuity plan in place, not just when immediate threats are present.  

Due to the Coronavirus, your company may have already experienced a decline in employee productivity, a drop-in sales revenue, a financial impact due to stock market crash, delays in shipments, and a slew of other complications. Read the blog >> 

EMPIST’s Tech News Tip 

From the EMPIST Help Desk  

Having a hard time running meetings from home with distracting background noise? We recommend using headphones with a microphone to block out excess audio. 

EMPIST’s Tech News Trivia 

Question: What is the name of the company that invented Ethernet?  

EMPIST’s Marketing Spotlight 

Chips Ahoy and Sour Patch Kids have teamed up to host a virtual prom for all the students that dealt with cancellations due to COVID-19. The campaign “The Sweetest Prom Ever” is going to be streaming on both company’s social platforms, and Steve Akoi is co-hosting as part of the prom night entertainment. Chips Ahoy even released a limited-edition Sour Patch infused cookie for the collaboration.  Read the full story >>

Trivia Answer: Xerox  

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