ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - For some it's an addiction. Our phones become our lifeline to the world around us and for some we aren't further than a few feet away at all times.

Whether in the car, at home or out and about, the Speecup is a portable speaker can be used as a hands-free speakerphone and play music.

The hands-free concept is very valuable, and it is also shaped like a coffee mug. JD McQullian, his daughter Chloe stopped by NewsChannel 5's Sara Dayley this new Bluetooth enabled gadget.

Fully charged, the battery is said to last 20 hours and can be charged on any phone charger with multiple adapters. Plus, the portable speaker can be advanced with a gesture, such as a simple swipe. It's a perfect gift for the hard to buy person in your life.

Visit the Speecup website for more information.