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  • Sam Liu
    $AMZN So what does it all mean? Amazon, with 95% certainty, lost about $4 billion during its 30 minutes of downtime today.
    8/20/13
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    • Sam Liu: http://bit.ly/1dppkWP
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    • Sam Liu: $AAPL he Wall Street Journal just confirmed a gold iPhone will be released this year. My research into shopper sentiment analysis shows
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    • Sam Liu: two important results: 1) the color gold stimulates the dopamine receptors in shoppers' brains, making them more prone to increased spending
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    • Sam Liu: & 2) the imminent release of a new gadget can make shoppers spend more in general, a kind of new toy-induced spending fervor.
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    • Sam Liu: Both of these points are well-supported by my extensive research, which I'll update
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    • bd4uandu: So your saying I will buy the gold iPhone because my dopamine receptors are stimulated?
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    • Sam Liu: That's what Dick Wisdom the blogger wrote. In other articles the gold IPhone is for Cn,
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    • Gene Chan, CFA: I think he was joking
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    • bd4uandu: I can't help but wonder how many meetings it took to come up with the gold color idea. Not just any shade of gold but that particular shade.
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    • bd4uandu: Hmmm ... let's see iPhone sales need a bump but we are fresh out of innovations. Wasn't there a study about dopamine receptors ...
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    • bd4uandu: and gold coloring? Rather then a fresh idea let's just make a gold phone and work on their subliminal to sell these things.
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