Sous vide, which literally translates to "under vacuum," is a cooking method whereby food is sealed in a plastic pouch or bag and cooked with precise temperatures in a water bath. As the method's popularity grows, so do the sous vide tech products!
Apple's HomeKit framework helps link up disparate home automation products and platforms. That said, it's not the only system for bringing together home automation products and platforms. These are the best alternatives to HomeKit!