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High-tech Home Innovation Fact or Fiction Quiz
by Staff
The home of the future can be yours today. But what do you really know about high-tech home innovations? Let's find out. Test your knowledge to discern fact from fiction when it comes to outfitting your house for the 21st century.

Some cooktops automatically turn the heating element off when you remove a pan from the burner.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

Programming your microwave oven is a thing of the past now that there's a microwave that can read the cooking directions on microwave meal containers.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

Some refrigerators can chill a bottle of wine in minutes.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

The French invented a toilet that not only analyzes urine to help keep body's sugar level in check, but also helps women keep track of their menstruation cycles.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

Someone actually invented a garbage can that freezes trash so waste doesn't decay or smell.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

Homeowners have equipped some showers with disco lights.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

One of the newest faucets on the market mixes soap and water at just the right temperature for the appropriate amount of suds.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

Trimming a baby's fingernails can be a painful experience, but a computer chip guides one nail trimmer as it cuts.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

You can use your Smartphone or any Internet connection to turn your oven from refrigeration mode to cooking mode and have a hot meal waiting when you get home.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact

Several new 3-D TVs are now available without the cumbersome glasses required.

  • fact
  • fiction
  • almost fact