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[ubuntu] How to get bluetooth audio to stop interferring with wifi?

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I have my laptop running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS connected via builtin wifi. I bought a USB bluetooth adaptor and reroute the audio to a bluetooth receiver for my computer speakers. But when I play streaming music from Youtube or Pandora, the bluetooth degrades the wifi bandwidth so much that streaming is impossible due to constant pausing to buffer the audio. Streaming music works perfectly if I either switch audio to the headphone jack (making bluetooth unnecessary although it's still enabled), or if I plug in a cat5 ethernet cable (making wifi unnecessary although still enabled). This pheneme (Hardware)