Oh Snap

Snapchat and Electric Daisy Carnival Team Up in Most Fitting Collab Ever

Obligatory girl in flower crown at festival. (Screengrab via Snapchat)

Not since Jay Z met Kanye has there been a collaboration that made so much sense.

Snapchat and Electric Daisy Carnival, the EDM music festival known for letting the good times roll especially hard, are teaming up this weekend to debut Snapchat’s new feature, Our Story. With Our Story, users who are at the same event can contribute snaps to the same story, Snapchat announced in a blog post.

It’s basically Snapchat Story (to which this reporter is now addicted after having derided it as stupid and self-indulgent), but for a huge group of people. Read More

The Future Will See You Now

‘Clubcast’ Live Streams DJs’ Sets, If Dancing At Screens Is Your Thing

With Clubcast, DJs can broadcast their sets live from thousands of miles away. (Mixify)

Imagine going to a club to see a DJ perform live — from 5,000 miles away.

Mixify, the online platform that lets you live stream DJs’ EDM tracks, has just introduced Clubcast, a service that lets venues live stream an HD video feed of a DJ’s set directly into their premises. Clubcast works two-ways, meaning not only can club-goers see the DJ, but the DJ can also see his or her audience and gauge their reactions to the music.  Read More