I like he new design too, and the necessary technical improvement. A well designed Lantern Cube will be much more valuable than a quickly produced device.
In the interim we can use the Lighthouse device, or as many of us have, a do-it-yourself Raspberry Pi configuration. With there new ORxPi v0.2.8 software connected to a Ku band antenna, you can experience the full features of Outernet on either platform. Ken