It’s hard to overstate the impact a lamp can have on a room. In a spot where your eyes once strained to see, suddenly they are devouring a book. In a room where you were once plagued by screen glare and headaches, suddenly staring at a screen becomes not that big a deal. Controlling your workspace can mean the world if you’re trapped in an office with buzzing fluorescent lights overhead, or assigned to a dark corner of a room. Modern desk lamps offer more than just light. USB ports as well as timers and other handy features are now fairly standard features. Here are some great options.