Bluetooth speakers. Let's talk about them. You either love them or hate them, or just use them for podcasts I've been getting more into Bluetooth speakers in the last year or so as I realize they're the future of stereo listening and the old 2.0/2.1 system wired up is becoming outdated. Bluetooth speakers and technology is rapidly closing the gap between portable and desktop audio. It's a good and fun time to be into it as we close in on the intersection of sound quality and low cost in never before seen ways. The chi-fi world is booming and of course it can't only apply to headphones, there is a time and place for speakers too! Plus, I can't possibly do all my listening on headphones. Sometimes I need that out of head sound. With portable speakers there are obviously few extra things to take into consideration which is not something typically worried about with desktop sound systems. Battery life Sound quality of the built in speakers Useful design Pure volume Even if you haven't been trying to find a Bluetooth speaker for you, I'm sure you can easily imagine these are all easily hit and not so easily avoided problems to consider when picking a Bluetooth speaker out. Let's discuss Bluetooth audio!