An Internet of Things -powered heat map of the state of the world.
Each pixel responds to a certain status (earthquakes, radiation, critical words on social media, solar flares, etc.) and displays them as coloured squares.
The idea is that the owner need never look at news media sources. 64 Things displays everything in an abstracted form. If all is well, the squares will be generally blue and green. If they start to turn red, it’s time to worry…