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  • Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 2, 2008

    Warren Buffett

    Obama's Campaign

    Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 2, 2008

    On July 2, 2008, Buffett attended a $28,500 per plate fundraiser for Obama's campaign in Chicago.




  • U.S.
    Monday Jul 7, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    IndyMac announcements

    U.S.
    Monday Jul 7, 2008

    On July 7, 2008, IndyMac announced on the company blog that it: Had failed to raise capital since its May 12, 2008 quarterly earnings report; Had been notified by bank and thrift regulators that IndyMac Bank was no longer deemed "well-capitalized". IndyMac: The first visible institution to run into trouble in the United States was the Southern California–based IndyMac, a spin-off of Countrywide Financial. Before its failure, IndyMac Bank was the largest savings and loan association in the Los Angeles market and the seventh largest mortgage originator in the United States.




  • U.S.
    Thursday Jul 10, 2008

    iOS

    iOS App Store

    U.S.
    Thursday Jul 10, 2008

    The iOS App Store was opened on July 10, 2008, with an initial 500 applications available.




  • U.S.
    Friday Jul 11, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    IndyMac failed

    U.S.
    Friday Jul 11, 2008

    July 11, 2008: IndyMac failed.




  • U.S.
    Friday Jul 11, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    FDIC put IndyMac Bank into conservatorship

    U.S.
    Friday Jul 11, 2008

    On July 11, 2008, citing liquidity concerns, the FDIC put IndyMac Bank into conservatorship.




  • San Bruno, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 16, 2008

    YouTube

    TiVo service update

    San Bruno, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 16, 2008

    A TiVo service update in July 2008 allowed the system to search and play YouTube videos.




  • U.S.
    Friday Jul 18, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    The FDIC announced plans to open IndyMac Federal Bank, FSB

    U.S.
    Friday Jul 18, 2008

    A bridge bank, IndyMac Federal Bank, FSB, was established to assume control of IndyMac Bank's assets, its secured liabilities, and its insured deposit accounts. The FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) announced plans to open IndyMac Federal Bank, FSB on July 14, 2008.


  • Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Sunday Jul 20, 2008

    Facebook, Inc.

    Facebook Introduced "Facebook Beta"

    Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Sunday Jul 20, 2008

    On July 20, 2008, Facebook introduced "Facebook Beta", a significant redesign of its user interface on selected networks. The Mini-Feed and Wall were consolidated, profiles were separated into tabbed sections, and an effort was made to create a cleaner look. Facebook began migrating users to the new version in September 2008.


  • U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 30, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 was enacted

    U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 30, 2008

    July 30, 2008: The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 was enacted.


  • U.S.
    Thursday Jul 31, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    IndyMac Bancorp filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy

    U.S.
    Thursday Jul 31, 2008

    IndyMac Bancorp filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy on July 31, 2008.


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