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Photos: From VCR to cat feeder

English inventor James Larsson began his "programmabowl VCR" project with this machine.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...