Anova immersion circulator: Three years in

I suppose you could say that I was early to the sous vide game; I became aware of sous vide in general, and immersion circulators specifically, by watching Food Network — one of my few television indulgences. I loved the concept, and I loved that there were companies coming onto the scene that were bringing the established professional cooking method to the home. So almost exactly three years ago now, I bought into it myself — with the Anova Precision Cooker. Now a few years in, I thought it’d be a good time to look back at this “wonder appliance.”

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Mac hard disk recovery when macOS Recovery doesn’t work

One of the reasons I use Apple Macs instead of Windows is how easy, painless and simple Apple has made it to backup and recover data. Time Machine — the Mac’s data backup functionality — is dirt simple, it just works, and it couldn’t be easier to use. Whether you need to recover a single file, a whole folder, or restore an entire machine, Time Machine has you covered. And macOS Recovery, the Mac’s function to recover from hard disk crashes and/or replacements, leverages Time Machine to make that dirt simple — except when it’s not available because your Mac is too old. So how to get around that…

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