Was Star Trek the inspiration for some modern electronics?
Some fans think Star Trek, and shows like that, gave us the design for the cell phone, laptops and other devices. See my hub;"May the Force be With Him".
Actually, yes. Communicators, (cell phones), universal translators, and video conferencing were all on Star Trek well before their real life counterparts.
by Man from Modesto5 years ago
My three favorites are, in order: 1. Heroes2. Farscape3. FireflySomething I really enjoyed about these three is that each episode follows and builds on the previous episodes. Some series like "Star Trek" do...
by The Jet3 years ago
Old Star Trek vs. New Star Trek?I honestly dig both. Star Trek Voyager and TNG was in my childhood as well as the original Star Wars trilogy. Don't too fond of the prequels. JJ Abram's Star Trek was near perfect...hmm....
by Steven Escareno19 months ago
According to various sources, it's been reported that at the annual star trek convention in nevada, they did a poll ranking all the star trek films. In fact, they even included "Galaxy Quest", which was...
by David Livermore3 years ago
Which Star Trek movie do you feel is the best Star Trek movie?This could be any movie, from the original cast up through the most recent movie. It's a difficult choice for me. But I would say Undiscovered...
by kerryg3 years ago
Which is better, Star Trek or Star Wars?I'm interested in both personal preference and which you think is more culturally significant.
by Steven Escareno6 years ago
Before J.J. Abrams' reboot, there used to a common pattern with "Star Trek" films where majority of fans would say that all the odd numbered ones sucked, while the even number ones were arguably the...
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