Tech Talk Weekly Newsletter: Monday, March 1, 2021

The Tech Newsletter  

EMPIST Tech Talk  

It’s the first newsletter of March! Tune in for the latest technology news, marketing highlights, trivia, and more. Here we go!  

The Weekly Tech News Update  

Hackers have been striking left and right in the news lately. As of late, hackers broke into NASA and the Federal Aviation Administration’s networks. This attack was part of a larger plan to target the U.S. government agencies and other private sectors. Because of these attacks, cybersecurity companies were also breached, including FireEye, Microsoft, and Malwarebytes. Read the full story >> 

The Weekly EMPIST Blog  

How to Keep Your Social Media Accounts Safe 

These days just about everyone is using social media, but do you know how to keep your social media accounts safe? There are so many things you can do to protect your account from hackers. So, stop ignoring those privacy updates, and let’s get into the details! Read the blog >>

The Tech Talk Newsletter Tip 

From the EMPIST Help Desk 

How to switch between a browser and Excel tabs: Working on a project in Excel that requires a lot of backandforth? Press ATL + TAB to switch between a browser window and Excel. 

The Tech Talk Trivia 

Question: What was the name of the world’s first digital, programmable robot? 

The Weekly Marketing Spotlight 

The 24-hour disinfectant Microban became extremely popular during the start of the pandemic. Microban, owned by Procter & Gamble, will be expanding its business outside the US for the first time in the UK. With an integrated marketing plan, including a UK branded commercial, Microban is jumping across the pond in 2021. Read the full story >>

Trivia Answer: Unimate  

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