It would appear the smart lantern scene is simply blowing up. It might be easy to stuff too much into something as simple as a base camp light, but the right companies are doing the right moves. BioLite known for some excellent products in general have mad the move into smarter lights for camping/backpacking. Take their new Base Lantern, similar features are found elsewhere however there are some strong advances, featuring a smart app that doesn’t just control the light but offers analytic’s on usage, expansion light set to power additional spaces, and some alarm functionality this goes beyond camping and might make its place in your home as well. Check it out here to help fund it.