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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Tue Apr 19

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jekoslosky published an article 11:19 AM

Why Facebook and Twitter Are Sweetening the Pot for News Publishers

Two big players in social media are courting news publishers with new offerings. What's behind these moves?

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jekoslosky published an article 10:49 AM

Facebook Marks a Milestone in Its Fight to Win Over the Developing World

It has ambitious plans for growth around the globe, and this little-known app may help Facebook achieve its goals.

Fri Mar 11

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jekoslosky published an article 4:26 PM

Facebook's Mobile Users Will Soon Be Watching More Full-Screen Video Ads

The social network aims to both satisfy advertisers and make for a better smartphone app experience.

Tue Mar 8

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jekoslosky published an article 2:20 PM

Have a Second? That May Be All Facebook's Video Ads Will Need

Research is shedding new light on how fast we process what we see on our smartphone screens.

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jekoslosky published an article 1:46 PM

Alphabet Just Struck a Major Blow Against Internet Ad Fraud

Fraud is a billion-dollar problem plaguing the digital ad market. The industry's biggest player is working to clean things up.

Fri Mar 4

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jekoslosky published an article 1:34 AM

Good News in Facebook's Drive to Win Over Publishers

Some big names in news are happier with an updated version of Instant Articles, and Facebook now has plans to roll the platform out to publishers operating on a smaller scale.

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jekoslosky published an article 1:21 AM

Could This Be Sirius XM's Most Valuable Asset?

While investors focus on how well Sirius XM continues to add subscribers and grow revenue, it's easy to forget that the company is sitting on a very valuable asset that it's yet to put to use.

Fri Feb 19

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jekoslosky published an article 2:48 PM

How Sirius XM Aims to Double -- or Triple -- This Important Part of Its Business

As it shifts its focus from new-car buyers to used-car owners, Sirius XM sees a new runway for growth. But will that growth come at too large a cost?

Tue Feb 9

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jekoslosky published an article 6:04 PM

Facebook Has Just Scratched the Surface in This Important Market

Smaller businesses have been warming to Facebook's ad platform.

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.

Thu Feb 4

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jekoslosky published an article 1:33 PM

Facebook Is Out to Prove Its Ads Work

Digital advertising remains a murky world, where fraud lurks and measuring effectiveness has been elusive. Facebook wants to win over skeptical companies.

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jekoslosky published an article 12:39 PM

Signs That Facebook Is Becoming a Bigger Player in News

As publishers sign on to Facebook's Instant Articles platform, the social network is showing signs of its emergence as a bigger source of delivering hard news.

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.

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