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You might not realize how important a great speaker is until you hear one in action and soak in all those crisp, clear tunes. Wouldn’t that be nice right about now? If you’re ready for an upgrade, you’re in luck: Amazon is having an early Prime Day sale on top-rated Bluetooth speakers.
At these prices (starting at just $26!) you can pick up a speaker for yourself and make a friend’s day (or year) too.
And if you have Amazon Prime, you’ll get free shipping, of course. Not yet a member? Don't fret; you can sign up for your free 30-day trial here. (And by the way, those without Prime still get free shipping on orders of $25 or more.)
On sale for just $26 (was $35), Amazon’s top-rated portable Bluetooth speaker — the OontZ Angle 3 — is a no-brainer. How no-brainer-y? Over 106,000 Amazon shoppers gave it a five-star rating — no easy feat. And why not? The audio is crisp, the bass is deep and, well, it just looks cool.
Shoppers swear by its long battery life (up to 14 hours) and easy setup. "This is the best Bluetooth speaker I have ever owned," raved a five-star reviewer. "It lasts for days on a single charge, and pairing is hassle-free...Sturdy and really well made."
You've met the big brother; now say hello to the twins. This wireless stereo system, a No. 1 Amazon bestseller, includes two speakers that can live up to 100 feet apart for a surround-sound experience, indoors and out. Compatible with Amazon Echo, Echo Dot and any other Bluetooth-friendly device, this is the step-up in class you’ve been craving.
"These speakers are perfect for our living room," shared a five-star reviewer. "Very good stereo separation, the Bluetooth connects reliably, the battery lasts for a very long time. Decent bass for a pair with no subwoofer, and adequate volume to fill the room."
USA Basketball’s Olympic men’s roster is getting closer to filled, with now as many as eight spots on the 12-person team claimed. Brooklyn’s James Harden has told the national team that is committed to playing U.S. men's national team next month at the Tokyo Games, said a person familiar with the decision. Miami’s Bam Adebayo has also informed USA Basketball of his intention to play for the team at the Tokyo Games.
The Telegraph Fire continued to burn in south-central Arizona on June 21.According to Northwest Incident Management Team 6, the fire, which began on June 4, has burned more than 180,500 acres and was 67 percent contained as of June 21.Videos shared with Storyful by Instagram user @aaron.mcdaniel99, who said he took the footage between June 8 and 14 in Globe, Arizona, shows the fire. Credit: @aaron.mcdaniel99 via Storyful
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., one of the most outspoken senators on the issue of systemic racism, was questioned by a local news reporter over the weekend about his family’s longtime membership in a private beach club described as “all white.”
Switzerland striker Haris Seferovic said a burden had been lifted off their shoulders after they posted their first win of the European Championship on Sunday to keep alive hopes of advancing to the last 16. Seferovic scored early to set the Swiss on the way to a 3-1 win over Turkey that saw them take third place in Group A, behind Italy and Wales, and they must now wait to see if they stay on as one of the four best third-placed teams. Victory in Baku came after days of heavy criticism following a disappointing 3-0 loss to Italy in their second group game last Wednesday after they drew their opener 1-1 with Wales.
In an interview with a local reporter from GoLocalProv, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., defended his family’s membership in the Bailey’s Beach Club in Newport, which has been described as being “all white,” saying, “It’s a long tradition in Rhode Island.”
Austria have reached the knockout stage of a European Championship for the first time after their 1-0 win over Ukraine on Monday, but coach Franco Foda said his team are now hungry for more. The Austrians, who had never won a game at the Euros before this tournament, reached the second round of an international tournament for the first time in 39 years, with the team having last made an impact at the 1982 World Cup, reaching the second stage. "These are the fine moments in football," Foda told a news conference.
A Siberian husky missing for two months in Doral, Florida, was found and reunited on June 20 with her owner, who was showered with puppy kisses and hugs.This video shared by the Miami-Dade Police Department shows the nine-month-old Snow unleashing her excitement outside the police station.“Last night, our Midwest District Sergeant Grisell Fernandez was able to find Snow and reunite her with her owner!” the department wrote in a caption. “The puppy kisses say it all.” Credit: Miami-Dade Police Department via Storyful
Nicolas Cage is lined up to play a buffalo hunter in an adaptation of John Williams’ book “Butcher’s Crossing” from “Red Army” director Gabe Polsky. The film, which is being introduced to buyers at this week’s Cannes virtual market by sales agent and financier Altitude, finds the “Mandy” star playing buffalo hunter Miller, who takes […]
There are currently no plans for U.S. President Joe Biden to meet with Iran's newly elected leader, according to the White House, which downplayed Ebrahim Raisi's influence. Raisi, a strident critic of the West, will take over from pragmatist Hassan Rouhani on Aug. 3 after an election on Friday. In a news conference on Monday, he backed talks to salvage a tattered nuclear deal with Washington but ruled out personally meeting with Biden.
COVID-19 therapies made from a cocktail of two types of antibodies were effective against a wide range of variants of the coronavirus in a mice and hamster study, the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis reported on Monday. Former U.S. President Donald Trump was treated by an antibody cocktail by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals in October after he tested positive for COVID-19. The latest study included three of the four variants that have been designated "variants of concern" by the World Health Organization, including Alpha, first identified in the UK, Beta, first found in South Africa and Gamma found in Brazil, as well as an emerging variant from India similar to the Delta variant of concern.
Tourists are hiding from the Russian heatwave at this glacier valley Location: Yakutia, Russia'Bulus' is a permafrost park north of SiberiaA heatwave has brought daily temperatures to around 90°Fgiving visitors a refreshing chance to witness snow and heat at the same time(SOUNDBITE) (Russian) YAKUTSK RESIDENT, ALYONA TURAEVA, SAYING:"I like this place because of the unique nature which you can see only here in Yakutia. Its virgin forests and preserved nature attract tourists not only from Russia but also from abroad to go there".
The pandemic brought TV and film production to a screeching halt last spring, and even when it restarted, it put the kibosh on live audiences for a while. For stand-up comedians from Kevin Hart to Chelsea Handler, figuring out how to make people laugh — safely — in the middle of one of the toughest […]