Debra Brackett

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'Dexter' Recap: Hannah And Zach Make A Mess In 'Dress Code'

<i>Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Season 8, Episode 7 of Showtime's "Dexter," titled "Dress Code."</i><p>Well, Hannah McKay -- ahem, Maggie Casner -- is back, and Dexter has an unhinged protege. Before this episode was through, both of Dexter's buddies had killed someone, and more consequences …

A Guide To When All Your OTHER Favorite TV Shows Are Returning

Yeah, yeah, we know: “get with the <i>Breaking Bad</i>.” We will, but not until a little bit later. Until then, just be happy that the show’s back, and then feel miserable that it’ll be gone again, for good, in seven short weeks. We’ve been anticipating <i>Breaking Bad</i>‘s return for so long that it feels odd …

'Covert Affairs': Annie And Auggie Face A New Challenge In 'Here Comes Your Man' Sneak Peek (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Last week's "Covert Affairs" saw Auggie (Christopher Gorham) get replaced as the interim head of the DPD by the enigmatic Calder Michaels (Hill Harper), and according to the promo for this week's episode, he'll also lose his position as Annie's (Piper Perabo) handler.<p>But a change in hierarchy is …

The Secret To Loving Your Beautiful, Imperfect Life

We all strive for this thing called happiness. But according to Sean Meshorer, author of "The Bliss Experiment," we should instead work to unearth bliss.<p>"Bliss is an inward, authentic form of happiness that isn't contingent on any outward circumstance," the author and spiritual teacher told The …

Firefox for Android Beta gains new features and improvements

It's been a busy couple months for the folks over at Mozilla. The company rolled out a new logo, launched the first Firefox OS handset and shipped version 23 of its popular web browser. Still, Mozilla shows no signs of slowing down -- it just announced a new version of Firefox for Android Beta, …

Moto X and the era of the 'good enough' smartphone

It's a remarkable thing to go back and watch Steve Jobs' announcement of the iPhone from 2007. Though it was only six years ago, returning to it you quickly get a sense of just how revolutionary the device was. Even now-basic things like scrolling on a touch screen or having Google Maps on a phone …

Nokia Lumia 1020 Nudges Smartphone Cameras to the Next Level

Smartphone cameras have improved a great deal since the birth of the smartphone, but photos captured in certain settings — people in dark bars or …

Mobile Photography

Holder Decries 'Draconian Mandatory Minimum Sentences'

<i>(We put a new top on this post at 1:40 p.m. ET.)</i><p>Arguing that it is "well past time to address persistent needs and unwarranted disparities," Attorney General Eric Holder on Monday laid out more of the Obama administration's thinking on changes it wants to make to the way nonviolent offenders are …

The Ultimate Guide to Packing Lunches

New ways to eat leftovers, inspiration from a Rubik's Cube and more ideas for delicious brown-bag cuisine that'll please everyone.<p>Give Oil and …