As the papal conclave sits for its day one to choose a pope out of the 115 cardinals at the Vatican, a mobile app dubbed Paddy Power has been launched to help identify the next Pope, his country of origin, the Papal name Of next pope, his age, the length of the papa conclave and the number of ballots to be held.
The app will also determine the papal coronation, his first foreign visit, the number of foreign visits in his first year and when he will resign.
The app has been launched by an Irish firm with the same name.
Paddy Power was founded in 1988 in Ireland and has been using unconventional methods in betting for a greater value and fairness to customers.
Pope Betting will be used to identify information about the next Pope.
Paddy Power has over 356 retail outlets spread in Ireland, Northern Ireland and Great Britain and is the third largest online bookmaker and sixth largest online gaming business in Britain and Ireland.
The firm is setting up more shops in the UK and has plans to enter France. It also has several sports betting sites serving its customers.