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At Janrain we take our role as an industry innovator and trailblazer seriously. We know it’s not just about great software, but also educating the market on how technology can drive great results. We invite our partners in media to learn more about our history, our solutions, and the successes our clients are achieving. If you need more information, or are interested in speaking with one of our team, please contact our media representative, and we’ll be happy to help!

Press Releases

December 16, 2014

Janrain Acquires Arktan

Janrain announced the acquisition of Arktan, a leading provider of innovative real-time social curation and social engagement products. This is a strategic product acquisition by Janrain, allowing both parties to leverage complementary product portfolios and bringing an integrated customer identity and customer engagement solution to the market.

August 28, 2014

Janrain Adds Reddit and Tumblr To Its Social Sharing Lineup

Janrain announced enhancements to its Social Sharing capability, adding Reddit and Tumblr to the list of popular destinations to which visitors of Janrain-enabled sites can share content. The addition of two of the most popular sites for shared user-generated content brings the total number of social networks available through Janrain Social Sharing to 13, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+, Gmail, Yahoo, QQ, Tencent Weibo, Mixi, and XING.

Janrain In the News

December 16, 2014

Social-Data Firm Janrain Acquires Social-Tech Company Arktan

When visitors to Univision.com "Login Con Facebook," they agree to let the Spanish-language media giant access their public profile data, birthdate, friend list, email address, current city and likes. Portland, Ore.-headquartered Janrain helps Univision and other clients manage those logins and analyze the data to better understand who is coming to their websites. Now, Janrain is adding to that data by acquiring tiny startup Arktan, whose technology enables online comments and reviews and offers services such as analysis of historical Facebook data.... Read More »