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Starship Enterprise Gets Kre-Oed

02/13/2013, For folks who think that Kre-O is a cheap imitation of Lego, well, I guess you are entitled to your point of view, but seriously, imagine if Apple were the only company in the world to come up with a smartphone, won’t other handsets in the market be...

Google Doodle Shows Off Star Trek With Cute Animations

09/07/2012, The 46th anniversary of the original Star Trek series is tomorrow. In commemoration for the occasion, Google has splashed a Star Trek doodle across its home page. The doodle is colorful and fun. Rather than being a mere image, it is an interactive...

DIY Star Trek phaser is dangerous enough to pop a balloon

04/27/2012, Star Trek fans if you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make your own phaser, well, it looks like one guy already did and has since uploaded a video onto YouTube showing it in action. It should be noted that the smokiness in the video was there on purpose...

Star Trek tricorder runs on Linux, specifications revealed

03/28/2012, We have seen some attempts in the past at creating a Star Trek tricorder, and this time around, what started off as a hobby project of a cognitive science researcher. Dr. Peter Jansen, has ended up as a real world tricorder inspired by Star Trek. This...

Microsoft Universal Translator renders C3PO obsolete

03/13/2012, The Microsoft Universal Translator might just realize what Star Trek fans have always looked forward to, the ability to translate spoken English into different tongues. Right now, we are talking about just 26 languages, and I am quite sure that there will...

USS Enterprise coffee table is for Star Trek fans

01/30/2012, If you’re a fan of Star Trek, and you’re looking for a piece of furniture that represents your allegiance to the franchise, this USS Enterprise table might be right up your alley. Created by artist Barry Shields, it is made from ash, poplar...

Star Trek Online now free to play

01/17/2012, Last November we gave you the date to when Star Trek Online would finally become free to play, and it looks like Cryptic Studios has kept its word. Today a press release was issued, announcing that Star Trek Online Free-to-Play is now live. Users who have...

Crocheted Spock Ears

01/10/2012, Here is a little break from all the CES madness, and something that Star Trek fans should fall in love with while the general populace look on in amusement. After all, it is still pretty cold for those of us living in the northern hemisphere, and instead...

Star Trek Enterprise now feeds your baby

10/19/2011, If you’ve got a child who’s not old enough to feed him/herself, you probably know how tiring it is trying to get them to finish their food. Well the folks over at ThinkGeek.com have come up with a new way of making meals more interesting for...

Klingon LED coffee table for Star Trek fans

08/22/2011, Good news Star Trek fans! If you’ve always wanted to own a piece of furniture from the Star Trek universe, you may be in luck as this Klingon-inspired coffee table is up for order, assuming of course your wife/family is cool with having it smack right...

Star Trek theme park runs on clean energy

08/17/2011, The nouveau riche in oil rich states in the Gulf is certainly no stranger to excessiveness – and King Abdullah of Jordan, a huge fan of Star Trek, has decided that he will proceed with a Star Trek-inspired theme park which will cost a whopping $1.5...

Netflix to offer the original Star Trek series for streaming

02/23/2011, Netflix has just finalized a 2-year non-exclusive deal with CBS television to bring a large selection of CBS shows over to Netflix users. This means that Trekkies who are subscribed to Netflix can satisfy their cravings for the original Star Trek series...

Rare Nokia Star Trek Communicator stays as a prototype

09/16/2010, Trekkies would definitely love to have a Communicator in their hands, living out the intergalactic lifestyle. Well, Nokia did come up with a Nokia Star Trek Communicator some time ago, but too bad for the masses, this has remained a prototype with no...