The system can identify more than 400,000 different types of food. It’s accurate enough to tell the difference between wheat and flour pasta, and the app offers suggestions for what to add and subtract from your meals. The American Heart Association has even partnered with the company. Yet the SmartPlate isn’t dishwasher or microwave friendly, which could deter the average glutton from forking over the cash. Because as we know, a dinner plate that can’t be used to nuke Hot Pockets is useless in most American homes.