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.
Spotify starts the new year with a $150 million lawsuit slapped on by musician David Lowery. The music streaming service is already in the middle of a settlement with the National Music Publishers Association for the same reasons. watch
Oculus rift fans will have to wait until the second half of 2016 for the Oculus Touch controller to hit the market. The controller is similar to a Wii-mote, but syncs with the Oculus Rift for a virtual reality gaming experience. watch
Chevrolet will unveil its Bolt car at the Consumer Electronic Show this week. The vehicle is the first long-range electric model intended to go 200 miles to the charge, giving it a leg up against Tesla. watch
Senators Richard Blumenthal and Ed Markey have introduced a “Do Not Track” bill that could give web users the option to turn off tracking and data collection when on the Internet. What does this mean for marketers who rely on people’s web activities? watch
“This Week in Trek” host Michael Gaines joins Code Forward to talk about the “Star Wars” phenomenon, and what we can expect from the latest film in the series, “The Force Awakens," without spoilers. watch