Ultimate Ears' Boom and Megaboom 3 are a pool party's best friend
The lower entry price makes them pretty good friends with your wallet too.
The nine speakers we recommend in our back-to-school guide
There are a lot of smart speakers on this list, including some portable ones.
Wirecutter's best deals: The UE Roll 2 Bluetooth speaker drops to $50
Other picks include the Nintendo Switch Pro controller and Amazon Echo Spot.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals you can still grab
Snag a GoPro Hero 5 for $350.
UE's Blast and Megablast join the Alexa smart speaker family
Amazon's always-on voice assistant lands on a quality portable format.
Ultimate Ears' cheapest Boom speaker looks like a colorful barrel
It goes on sale in April for $100/£80.
The Wirecutter's best deals: UE's Boom 2 Bluetooth speaker drops to $130
Other deals include an Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch laptop and a Nikon 85mm lens.
UE's new PartyUp feature broadcasts to multiple speakers
Don't tell the flash mobs about this.
The best tech for students who like to party
Think: vapes, dartboards, shelf speakers and multi-player games.