AOL executives have decided to terminate embattled tech blogger Michael Arrington's employment with the company, according to a Fortune report.
Arrington, the founder and co-editor of TechCrunch, ignited a firestorm of debate during the past week after it was announced Thursday that he was forming a venture capital fund to invest in some of the startups he and his bloggers write about. The investors in Arrington's $20 million CrunchFund reportedly include AOL, which bought TechCrunch last year.
AOL and Arrington did not respond to requests for comment.
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