Source: Hayato Huseman / Android Central
I’m a big advocate for listening to music while you work. Music can put you in a better mood, and there’s research to suggest that ambient and instrumental music in particular (or at the very least, music with minimal lyrics) can help keep you focused and make you more productive.
There are all sorts of ways to listen to music, and those in shared spaces will likely gravitate towards enclosed headphones. But if you have a bit of personal space and don’t need to worry about disturbing others, by far my favorite way to consume audio is through studio monitors — those large, actively powered speakers typically used for music production.
For years now, the ADAM A3X studio monitors have been my go-to solution. They aren’t the cheapest speakers around, nor are they the smallest, but believe it or not they’re actually considerably smaller than…