The barZapp app lets users scan licenses from every U.S. state as well as the Canadian provinces with an iPhone.
The iPhone maker found 74 underage workers at one company and then reported the labor agency to local authorities, according to Apple's latest Supplier Responsibility report.
After a British school principal threatened to report parents of underage Facebookers to child protection services, an Australian principal reportedly makes an even more direct threat: expulsion. But can she do it?
A British school principal believes that parents whose children are too young to be on Facebook and other social-networking sites should be reported to child-protection services.
The company says that it investigated reports of underage interns at one of its facilities, and found that some were as young as 14 years of age.
The overall goal is to catch anyone using a fake or borrowed ID, but more specifically, Pegatron wants to catch underage workers before they reach the factory.
Samsung has denied any child workers were employed at the factory where its mobile phones are made.
The unidentified plaintiff sued after discovering "sexually explicit images" of herself on the site that were taken when she was underage.
China Labor Watch says an investigation found at least three girls under the age of 16 working at an HTNS Shenzhen Co. factory that assembles Samsung cell phones. But Samsung denies the workers were underage.
The company has trained more workers in supply-chain companies about their rights and has seen a reduction in the number of facilities underpaying their employees.