Saturday, July 22, 2017

Michael Arrington

Michael Arrington

The weeks subject of “The Sunday Morning Post” was not an easy subject to profile. A ProBlogger in every sense of the word, Michael Arrington has seen a variety of successes on the Internet. It would appear that he is one of those individual’s with the midas touch. He is Technorati’s Number 2 most popular Blog.

J. Michael Arrington (born March 13, 1970 in Orange, California) is the founder and co-editor of TechCrunch, a blog covering the Silicon Valley technology start-up communities and the wider technology field in USA 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. Wired magazine also included him in a flowchart of “internet blowhards” citing his obsession with “Web 2.0″.

Arrington grew up in California, USA and Surrey, England 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. Arrington was co-founder of Achex, an internet payments company, which was sold to First Data Corp for $32 million and is now the back-end of Western Union online. His other entrepreneurial endeavors include co-founding Zip.ca and Pool.com, acting as chief operating officer for Razorgator, and founding Edgeio. He was also more recently on the board of directors for the startup Foldera which was designing a software as a service organizational tool.

Arrington rose to internet prominence with his Silicon Valley blog, TechCrunch. TechCrunch covers Internet startups and news, and has been the origin of several startup news scoops and exclusives.

Top 10 Blogging Websites !

The Top 10 Blogging Websites In The World.

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post is the undisputed king of Blogs.
Gizmodo Gizmodo is the king of tech Blogs.
Boing Boing Boing Boing is a strange collection of just about everything.
Tech Crunch Tech Crunch is a collection of things Techie.
Mashable Mashable is the king of Social Media Blogs.
Engadget Engadget is my personal favorite for all things Techie.
National Review National Review Online explores the political issues of our day.
Gawker Gawker is a mixed bag of cultural interests.
Hot Air Hot Air reports on the political issues of today.
TMZ TMZ online is the king of entertainment/gossip news.