There's no mind-reading, human-to-computer interfacing, or otherwise terrifying Skynet behind the concept — just a simple gravity-based system that exaggerates the lamp's movement and shifts the floating light unit to match your line of vision. Want to use the lamp normally? Just push in the knob on the side and it locks in whatever position you want.
Ethan Wolff-Mann is the gear editor for Supercompressor. A Vermont native, he loves biking, running, rock and roll, and not blindly running into stuff in the dark. Stalk him on Twitter @ewolffmann.