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 May 21

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jekoslosky published an article 9:53 AM

Vine Is Withering -- Is This a Sign of Bigger Trouble at Twitter?

A recent report says Vine views are falling and stars are bolting for other video platforms. Can Twitter turn things around?

Thu May 19

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jekoslosky published an article 11:54 AM

Twitter Video Is Exploding -- Will It Translate to Success?

The company boasts of a big increase in video views as it sets its sights on a push to win over advertisers.

Tue May 17

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jekoslosky published an article 11:34 AM

Why Sirius XM Is About to Cut a Deal With Your Car Insurance Company

The satellite radio service wants to keep growing. To do so, it needs to test new approaches.

Mon May 16

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jekoslosky published an article 3:36 PM

Facebook's Mobile Ad Machine is Getting Even Smarter

Video ads are changing. There's science behind why and how, and Facebook is on the leading edge.

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jekoslosky published an article 1:13 AM

Why Facebook Will Dominate Small Business Advertising

The social media leader says it has three million businesses paying for ads, but Facebook may have just scratched the surface.

Thu May 5

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jekoslosky published an article 6:17 PM

The Single Most Important Number for Facebook

It won't generate headlines the way stellar growth on the top and bottoms lines do, but this metric is is an important measure of Facebook's long-term success.

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jekoslosky published an article 5:51 PM

Is Facebook's Instagram in Trouble?

A recent report shows falling user interaction rates on the red-hot social network. Is this a sign that Instagram is already losing steam?

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.

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Player Rank 65349 out of 74880
Score -1008.68
Score Change Today -45.30
Accuracy 41.86%
Active Picks 74
Total Picks 86
Best Pick RGEN (+513.16)
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Average Score per Pick -11.73
Charms Earned 9
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