jekoslosky

John-Erik Koslosky

Fool contributor John-Erik Koslosky has been picking his own stocks since the market crashed in 2008. He aims for a mix of value and growth, but mostly, just looks to buy great businesses.

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Sat Feb 6

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jekoslosky published an article 5:10 PM

Have Advertisers Already Moved on From Twitter Inc?

Competition for advertisers is heating up in the world of social media, and Twitter has yet to stake a claim to its territory.

Wed Jan 27

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jekoslosky published an article 10:36 AM

It's Time for Verizon to Ditch the "AOL" Brand Name

Verizon is reportedly considering a name change for at least some of the AOL services it acquired last year. It may already be overdue.

Mon Jan 25

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jekoslosky published an article 3:12 PM

Facebook Inc. Likes Video; That Means Publishers Are Shifting From Print to Video

As Facebook shifts its focus, publishers who have to come to rely on the platform for traffic are forced to change accordingly.

Fri Jan 15

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jekoslosky published an article 2:52 PM

Your Facebook News Feed May Be In for a Big Change

A move to separate the all-in-one News Feed into multiple channels could make for a more pleasant user experience -- and translate to bigger revenue.

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jekoslosky published an article 2:37 PM

YouTube Appeals to Small Businesses. Will They Spend Money With Alphabet Inc.?

A Homer Simpson video targets local advertisers. The market is huge, and big digital players such as Alphabet and Facebook are eyeing an increasingly bigger share.

Tue Jan 5

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jekoslosky published an article 3:39 PM

What Howard Stern's New Contract Can Tell Us About the Future of Sirius XM Holdings

The King o All Media's radio show will call Sirius XM home for another 12 years. But what will happen in video and interactive may prove to be bigger news for the company.

Mon Dec 28

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jekoslosky published an article 6:20 PM

Will Changes to Instant Articles Lure More Publishers to Facebook Inc?

Facebook has made changes to its Instant Articles platform to help attract publishers, but there's still ample reason for the latter to be wary.

Mon Dec 21

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jekoslosky published an article 3:48 PM

How Facebook at Work Will Help the Social Network Tap a Fast-Growing Market

Facebook's first major foray into the enterprise market is set to roll out next year, and the real money might not lie in subscriptions or service fees.

Thu Dec 17

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jekoslosky published an article 10:18 AM

Fraud and Theft Cost Advertisers $8 Billion a Year: Can Alphabet Inc. Clean Up This Mess?

Shady practices cost digital advertisers billions each year and undermine faith in the market. Google recently took a step toward solving some of these problems.

Tue Dec 15

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jekoslosky published an article 10:17 AM

Spending on Facebook Inc Video Ads Is Exploding -- but Will Customers Stick Around?

A move to sell video ad spots in a way that's familiar to TV advertisers is working for Facebook, a large ad manager says. But the more important work may be still to come.

Fri Dec 11

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jekoslosky published an article 1:39 AM

1 Way Howard Stern May Be More Valuable to Sirius XM Holdings Now Than Ever

Howard Stern's loyal listeners followed him to Sirius XM long ago, but he's still delivering a valuable contribution to the satellite radio service's continued growth.

Wed Dec 9

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jekoslosky published an article 10:28 AM

Why Pinterest's Fast Rise Is a Threat to Alphabet Inc.

Pinterest is the latest social media company to ramp up efforts to monetize its platform, and it looks like big growth is already underway. That growth could come at the expense of Alphabet's Google.

Thu Dec 3

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jekoslosky published an article 1:20 PM

Can Quick-Lube Garages Help Fuel Growth for Sirius XM Holdings Inc?

As Sirius XM shifts its focus from new cars to used-car owners, the satellite-radio provider needs a new playbook for finding and signing up subscribers. It's thinking creatively.

Sun Nov 22

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jekoslosky published an article 2:33 PM

3 of Every 4 New Cars Has a Sirius XM Holdings Radio. Could More Than That Mean Trouble?

More cars with preinstalled satellite radio have meant more subscribers for Sirius XM, making a growing penetration rate a thing to cheer. Here's why that's changing.

Sat Nov 21

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jekoslosky published an article 3:31 PM

Facebook Inc. Is Crushing Google in Display Ads -- Should Alphabet Investors Be Worried?

Facebook's display-ad business is booming while Alphabet's is shrinking, according to a report. Does this spell trouble for the search giant?

Mon Nov 16

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jekoslosky published an article 9:37 AM

Internet Ad Growth Is Surging, and Facebook Inc. Is the Big Winner

Digital advertising is growing fast, but there are a few areas that are truly taking off.

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jekoslosky published an article 1:16 AM

Facebook Knows Where You Are and It's Going to Start Telling Businesses

If you use Facebook's mobile apps, it's a good bet the social network knows where you are at any given time. That's information businesses that advertise on Facebook may be very interested in.

Tue Oct 27

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jekoslosky published an article 12:15 AM

Will New Report Cards Help Facebook Inc. Win More Ad Revenue?

Facebook will be issuing grades to the apps that display ads purchased through the social network. It's hoping for happier advertisers.

Sun Oct 11

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jekoslosky published an article 3:39 PM

Should Facebook Inc. and Google Be Worried About This Ad Push?

Some bigger publishers are starting to look for ways to put their readers' data to use in targeting ads. Their goal: to claw back some of the ad dollars that Google and Facebook have taken away.

Fri Oct 9

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jekoslosky published an article 2:05 AM

1 Advantage YouTube Has Over Facebook Inc. in the Web Video War

Facebook continues its push into video, but companies have a good reason to continue using Alphabet's YouTube.

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