Not all background checks are the same; while the government court data is universal, the mechanisms to access that data vary wildly from automated searches to manual court-runners. This article provides advice on what to look for when choosing an employment screening API vendor.
The Hireright API integrates Hireright's background checking solutions into applications because hiring has in part become a game of speed: you need the automated tasks done fast with the information available inside your system for digitally flexible use.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Security, Background, and Messaging. Also new to the directory are SDKs including ABBYY Real-Time Recognition SDK, which allows smartphones to perform instant OCR. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.