Portable speakers could make your – and your neighbours’ – lives a lot more fun
By Jamie Thomson
Once upon a time, listening to music while cooking or taking a shower meant cranking up the stereo in the lounge room to rock festival volumes (and, inevitably, a thump on the door from your neighbour followed by an angry letter from the strata committee).
Now, to help keep your music loud and clear but at a socially acceptable level, there’s a massive range of portable, wireless speakers to choose from – and, combined with streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora and iTunes Radio, your music library can be as vast as the devices themselves are tiny.
Here are five of the best to keep you rockin’ and avoid the neighbours knockin’.