Sony’s voice-controlled speaker can follow you around the room

Sony’s voice-controlled speaker can follow you around the room

The jury is still out on Amazon’s voice-controlled Echo speaker, but that hasn’t stopped Sony from developing a competitor. The ‘Smart Bluetooth Speaker BSP60’ is a petite black orb that pairs with Android devices and vocalizes basic information, such as the weather forecast and your daily schedule. Once triggered with the phrase “okay speaker,” you can

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Waterproof Bluetooth speaker blasts tunes without your phone

Waterproof Bluetooth speaker blasts tunes without your phone

If you want a vacation from your smartphone but still need tunes, a Bluetooth speaker called Drifter may be just the gadget. Yes, the rugged, waterproof and buoyant model is aimed at the boating and beach crowd, but there are already plenty of wireless speakers with those qualities. What makes it unique is the customized Android OS, touchscreen and

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Portable Speaker Makers Flock To Bluetooth Technology

Portable Speaker Makers Flock To Bluetooth Technology

Some of the advantages listed by cnet are that Bluetooth technology works nearly identical to AirPlay on Apple’s own iOS devices, that AirPlay devices tend to be expensive, and that Bluetooth devices don’t require a Wi-Fi network like AirPlay devices. Finally, perhaps the biggest reason of all why Bluetooth speakers make sense – they can connect to

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Wireless speakers and audio buying guide

Wireless speakers and audio buying guide

Your smartphone and your Internet connection give you access to an endless supply of music. And wireless speakers and audio systems give you lots of new ways to listen. So many, in fact, that it’s not easy to choose the best gear for your situation. Read on — we’ll help you figure it out. What

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Choosing speakers for your iPhone or iPad

Choosing speakers for your iPhone or iPad

Your iPhone is a gateway to a world of music! But you already knew that. So the question is: how do you play all those millions of tracks (as well as sound for TV shows, movies, and games) through a speaker? I’ll walk you through the options, starting with the simplest. The easiest, most cost-effective

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