Michael Arrington

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Age 53
Birthday March 131970
Birth Sign Pisces
City California
Country United States
Profession Entrepreneur

Michael Arrington is a famous Entrepreneur, born on March 13, 1970 in United States. As of December 2022, Michael Arrington’s net worth is $15 Million. He left his popular tech blog for about a year and then began writing for it again in October 2011.

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Michael Arrington Biography

Founder of the influential TechCrunch blog who sold the company to AOL in 2010. J. Michael Arrington (born March 13, 1970) is the American founder and former co-editor of TechCrunch, a blog covering the Silicon Valley technology start-up communities and the wider technology field in America and elsewhere. Magazines such as Wired and Forbes have named Arrington one of the most powerful people on the Internet. In 2008, he was selected by TIME Magazine as one of the most influential people in the world..

His parents retired in Seattle, which influenced him to move his company.

Born in Huntington Beach, California, Arrington grew up in Huntington Beach and Surrey, England. He attended the University of California, Berkeley and graduated from Claremont McKenna College with a major in economics. He went on to Stanford Law School and graduated in 1995. He practiced corporate and securities law at O’Melveny & Myers and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.

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Arrington left the practice of law to join Real Names, which failed after raising $100 million. Arrington was co-founder of Achex, an internet payments company, which was sold to First Data Corp for US$32 million and is now the back end of Western Union online. “I made enough to buy a Porsche. Not much more,” he said in 2007.

Michael Arrington Net Worth

Michael Arrington is one of the richest Entrepreneur & listed on most popular Entrepreneur. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Michael Arrington‘s net worth $15 Million.

Net Worth $15 Million
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He practiced as a securities lawyer after earning a law degree from Stanford. His clients included the biggest names in the tech business.

Arrington left the practice of law to join Real Names, which failed after raising $100 million. Arrington was co-founder of Achex, an internet payments company, which was sold to First Data Corp for US$32 million and is now the back end of Western Union online. “I made enough to buy a Porsche. Not much more,” he said in 2007.

In July 2008, Arrington started a project called the Crunchpad, over a year before the iPad was released. The Crunchpad was meant to be an affordable tablet computer that catered to a niche between desktop computers and laptops. However, disputes arose between Arrington and the developers he had chosen for the Crunchpad. The developers broke off from Arrington and released the device on their own but it received few sales, and the developers later went bankrupt.

In 2011, Arrington founded a venture capital firm called CrunchFund along with M. G. Siegler and Patrick Gallagher. In 2014, CrunchFund invested in BlueFly, an online retailer, which was bought, in May 2013, by affiliates of Clearlake Capital Group for US$13 million. As a result of CrunchFund’s investment, former BlueFly CEO Melissa Payner returned to BlueFly.

Who is Michael Arrington dating?

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In 2013, he was accused of physical abuse by an ex-girlfriend. Arrington sued the woman for defamation and she agreed to retract her accusations against him and apologize.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Entrepreneur. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Michael Arrington celebrates birthday on March 13 of every year.

In October 2012, Arrington returned to writing for the Tech Crunch blog.

Who is Arrington capital?

Arrington Capital is a thesis-driven firm investing in digital assets and Web3 since 2017. Arrington XRP Capital is a multi-strategy hedge fund specializing in early-stage venture and the public markets. Arrington Algorand Growth Fund is an ecosystem fund investing and incubating projects in the Algorand ecosystem.

Who founded Tech Crunch?

TechCrunch was founded in June 2005 by Archimedes Ventures, led by partners Michael Arrington and Keith Teare. In 2010, AOL acquired the company for approximately $25 million.

How is XRP doing today?

The live XRP price today is $0.387834 USD with a 24-hour trading volume of $957,182,745 USD.

What is algo coin?

The Algo is the crypto-currency of the Algorand blockchain. The Algorand blockchain has been built to help create an open, borderless economy where everybody can participate. This new type of digital economy can only run on a truly digital currency that works instantly, for everybody. This is the Algo.

Who is the CEO of TechCrunch?

Jason Olsen – Chief Executive Officer – TechCrunch | LinkedIn.

In November, 2017, Michael Arrington announced he was starting a $100MM hedge fund. The fund would be denominated in the crypto-currency XRP. It was reported to be the first fund denominated in a crypto-currency, rather than US Dollars or Euros. The fund has invested in more than 50 crypto startups.

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