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Halloween Goes Hi-Tech!

If your idea of scaring trick-or-treaters is throwing a sheet over your head and yelling "Boo," it's time for a serious upgrade!

Halloween has gone hi-tech, and it's time you got in-the-know!

On "The Early Show on Saturday Morning," tech expert Katie Linendoll showcased spooky must-haves sure to make the holiday more fun for kids coming to your door - and for guests at parties!

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The following product descriptions come directly from the websites of the items' manufacturers:

Self-Propelled Dancing Witch's Broom


Create a moving Halloween experience with our Self-propelled Dancing Witch's Broom. Partygoers will be aghast as this broom starts moving around the floor, playing spooky music and emitting frightful sounds.

* Sturdy plastic construction
* Movement is sound-activated
* Automatically changes direction when it contacts any object
* Recommended for smooth surfaces

Foggy Halloween Cauldron

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Uses no chemicals, so requires no muss or fuss - even Frankenstein could do it. Instead, Cauldron uses tap water and plugs into a standard outlet. All you have to do is stand back and enjoy the appropriate eerie effects. Includes fogger and glowing lights.

Rising 5-Foot Vampire in Coffin


Trick-or-treaters will be scared when the motion activated coffin opens slowly and the vampire sits up to greet them. He speaks as he turns his head and body- and LED lights create the spooky effects.

R/C Tarantula and R/C Snake

$25 each

Part of the successful line of radio-controlled uncannily realistic R/C controlled creepy-crawlers, Uncle Milton features the R/C Tarantula and R/C Snake. Use the multi-direction remote to control these authentic "pets" with realistic movements and watch as your friends and family squirm in their seats! Ages 6 and up.

Zombie Brain Gelatin Mold


Molds lifelike, brain shaped, gelatin desserts
* Made of green, non-toxic plastic
* Instructions for making the perfect "brain" material included (gelatin, however, is not)

Bi-Color LED Blow On-Off Candles


These flameless candles come in two colors. Just blow on them to turn them on and off. All the fun of candles without the danger of fire.

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