App Of The Day


by Zoe Pollock

Max Simon reviews Confession: A Roman Catholic, an iPhone app that walks Catholics through the confessional process, now approved by the U.S. Catholic Church:

 It offers a "personalized examination of conscience for each user," the church says, and for $1.99 it offers an express lane for making up for your sins. With password-protected profiles, the app also offers users the option to "choose from seven acts of contrition as well as add sins not listed in the standard examination of conscience." So what button do you press to confess you're a man of the cloth who touched little boys in their no-no places?