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Code Forward, one of MSNBC's online-only shows, covers hot-button issues in technology, from GamerGate to Girls Who Code.  The show also looks at the tools that make life easier and the world better.  Catch up on past episodes here.

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The tech world responds to marriage equality

The tech world responds to marriage equality

07/02/15 01:10PM

Nellie Bowles takes a look at the reactions from tech companies, personalities and media outlets following the Supreme Court's landmark decision to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide on June 26th. watch

Inside Google's war on 'revenge porn'

Inside Google's war on 'revenge porn'

07/02/15 01:00PM

With the scourge of "revenge porn" still omnipresent on the Internet, Google and other tech companies are taking proactive steps to combat the problem. New York Magazine's Jessica Roy and Re/code's Nellie Bowles discuss. watch

A major milestone for 'microfunding' outfit

A major milestone for 'microfunding' outfit

06/25/15 04:22PM

Jessica Jackley, co-founder of Kiva.org and author of "Clay, Water, Brick," joins Nellie Bowles to talk about the massive success of Kiva, a microloan site that has aided entrepreneurs in developing nations around the world for the past 10 years. watch

Will Pao take Kleiner Perkins back to court?

Will Pao take Kleiner Perkins back to court?

06/25/15 04:14PM

Ellen Pao may take her former employer Kleiner Perkins back to court after losing her discrimination lawsuit against the company. Attorney and legal analyst Anne Bremner joins to discuss the latest. watch

Meet the pothole that tweets!

Meet the pothole that tweets!

06/11/15 06:05PM

Nellie Bowles takes a look at some of the week's best tech headlines, including pizza box projectors, laser shotguns and a tweeting pothole. watch

Showtime, HBO battle for digital supremacy

Showtime, HBO battle for digital supremacy

06/11/15 05:57PM

Are premium cable channels looking towards a digital future? The Huffington Post's Damon Beres talks about the proliferation of premium content-streaming services with Nellie Bowles. watch

Drizly blends booze and convenience

Drizly blends booze and convenience

05/21/15 05:43PM

A company called Drizly is changing the game for how we buy our liquor. The Wall Street Journal's Lizette Chapman joins to talk about why this "Uber for alcohol" is creating such a buzz (no pun intended). watch

Amazon aims to revolutionize shopping - again

Amazon aims to revolutionize shopping - again

05/21/15 05:34PM

Amazon's new service, called "Amazon's Choice," aims to change how we shop once more - but will it be liberating, or limiting? The Huffington Post tech editor Damon Beres joins to discuss the pros and cons. watch

Washington, DC: The next hot tech city?

Washington, DC: The next hot tech city?

05/21/15 05:23PM

Is Washington, D.C. the nation's latest tech hub? Many believe it might be just that. Jeff Reid, Founding Director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative, joins to discuss. watch

Can a plane's controls be 'hacked?'

Can a plane's controls be 'hacked?'

05/21/15 05:15PM

Nellie Bowles and Nextgov's Aliya Sternstein discuss a recent incident where a cybersecurity expert claims to have "hacked" into a commercial planes flight controls - and whether or not such a feat actually poses a threat to air travelers. watch

A fierce battle in Congress over Patriot Act

A fierce battle in Congress over Patriot Act

05/14/15 07:44PM

Congress is torn over renewing the existing Patriot Act, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is now opting for a fast-track legislation to keep the old version in effect until July 31st. The National Journal's Dustin Volz joins to break down the... watch

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