The idea is to have a beautiful and elegant object that in itself could be some kind of piece of art that sits on your coffee table. The cube is made of noble wood, hosting inside a Raspberry Pi connected to your local wifi. Each face of the cube has a different display that can be used to present information.
This information is to be selected and customized through a web applet.
I'd like this to be solar powered to recharge a battery but I doubt the power is sufficient.