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Star Trek Communicator For Your Smartphone Is Just Perfect
Star Trek fans will immediately recognize the iconic sci-fi show’s Communicator which has up till now only been a prop on a TV show, but it’s going to serve a real purpose very soon. It has been confirmed that the Star Trek Communicator will be released as a Bluetooth accessory so you’ll be able to use it with your Bluetooth enabled smartphone. It has been manufactured by The Wand Company and […]

Next Star Trek Flick Will Be Called ‘Star Trek Beyond’ 
The third installment of the Star Trek has been confirmed and it will be known as Star Trek Beyond. The director Justin Lin took to Twitter to announce about the forthcoming flick, the tweet included an image of Star Trek franchise’s well known delta shield on a retro looking sleeve patch.Retro patch takes you all the way back to the great ‘60s and brings back all the memories about the […]

What Does A Star Trek Enterprise Home Office Look Like?
There are many different kinds of questions that are sure to be asked in life, and this particular one certainly deserves its place. After all, if you have an insane amount of money, would you want to refurbish your home to have it look like that of the U.S.S. Enterprise starship from the Star Trek series? A certain Tim Baker and his crew as featured on the “Super-Fan Builds” web […]

Chinese Game Developer Takes Inspiration From Star Trek For Its Offices
Major tech companies spend insane amounts of money to build their offices around a certain theme and design language, it’s yet another avenue for them to show off their creative sides. Silicon Valley is peppered with such buildings as it’s home to some of the world’s biggest technology companies. On the other hand a Chinese game development outfit is happy to take inspiration from Star Trek’s USS Enterprise for its new […]

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Vulcan Salute Emoji Found In iOS 8.3 And OS X 10.10.3
Less than a week ago, we did bring you word that iOS 8.3 is all set to arrive with brand new emoji as well as other features. The thing is, are there special emoji that not too many people are aware of? Just in case you yourself are in the dark, here we are with word on how one can access the Vulcan salute emoji in iOS 8.3 as well […]

Apple Could Be Working On Bringing Spock-Inspired Emoji To Devices
Emojis are fun and a great way to express ourselves in ways words can’t. After all they say that a picture is worth a thousand words, right? Now the good news for Star Trek fans, especially those who are fans of Spock, is that the folks over at Quartz have discovered a Spock-inspired emoji in test versions of iOS and OS X.The emoji in question is the hand sign that […]

Star Trek 3 May See Idris Elba In A Major Villain Role
Star Trek 3 is thrown into a predicament: who can be as good of a villain as Benedict Cumberbatch (Khan) in Star Trek Into Darkness? As we all know, the sequel did have its share of criticism, um actually a lot of it! but the Sherlock fame had served good performance to the role. So, coming back to the question, Who could replace him for better? How about Idris Elba?

Star Trek Movie Set To Be Released In 2016
How many of you out there love the reboot of the Star Trek movie franchise that had full of lens flare under the guidance of J. J. Abrams? Well, the third installment look set to be released half a year after Star Wars: The Force Awakens – hitting cinemas in the summer of 2016. There is even an exact date associated with the movie’s release, which would be July 8, […]

Onyx Is The Real World Star Trek Communicator Badge
Sometimes, truth can be stranger than fiction, and what we are most interested to see is how fiction can sometimes be a prophecy of sorts, an insight of what is to come in the corporeal world. Take Minority Report’s touch-based interface for instance – we are no longer fascinated by it any more these days. How about the Communicator Badge from Star Trek? That continued to be elusive, coming in […]

Oculus Rift Gives You A Taste Of The USS Voyager Bridge
Fans of the Star Trek universe, heads up! Literally, of course, since here we are with something from the Oculus Rift that might make you get lost for hours on end as you explore the bridge of the USS Voyager from the Star Trek series. Just to recap, the Oculus Rift happens to be a virtual reality headset that is being developed at the moment, enabling gamers to be able […]

Star Trek Teleportation Prank Convinces People Scotty Can Beam Us Up
Taking a trip to the mall could turn into an all-day event if you just so happen to make the trip with someone who literally can shop until they proceed to drop. There are some neat stores and kiosks in the mall that try their absolute best to get as much money out of your bank account as fast as possible. If this prank ever became a reality, we’re sure […]

NSA Director Might Have Starship Enterprise Bridge Replica
All right, this might sound a little bit strange to some of you out there, but apparently, leaked documents do point towards the very real possibility of the folks over at the NSA actually owning a replica facility of the Starship Enterprise’s iconic bridge. Yes sir, we are talking about the very same flagship vessel from the sci-fi series, Star Trek. A Foreign Policy investigation concerning NSA director Keith Alexander […]

Government Website Has Klingon Translation On Offer
How is your grasp with languages? What if we were to tell you that an Illinois Department of Employment Security professional is capable of appealing your denied claim in Klingon? For those of you who have never had anything to do with Star Trek before, it would do you well to know that Klingon is an unofficial language which was created for humanoid characters in the “Star Trek” TV series […]

Star Trek Inspired Theme Park Approved In Jordan
Star Trek inspired theme park in Jordan approved by King.


Bing Star Trek Easter Egg
It was just a couple of days ago when we saw how Google had a Breakout Easter Egg to tease the masses with in their search engine, and certainly their search engine rival, Microsoft, does not want to get left behind in the “game”. This has resulted in Microsoft’s Bing homepage helping you to boldly go where no homepage has gone before. Surely Star Trek fans would know by now […]

Starship Enterprise Gets Kre-Oed
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 considered as a knockoff? Well, with Lego maintaining the right to come up with Star Wars bricked sets, it would make perfect […]

Google Doodle Shows Off Star Trek With Cute Animations
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 animation.You start from six Star Trek characters, draped in Google’s own spelling alphabets, standing in a kind of control room. Once you click the door, you are […]

DIY Star Trek phaser is dangerous enough to pop a balloon
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 in order for users to see the laser coming out of the device.

Star Trek tricorder runs on Linux, specifications revealed
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 handheld mobile computing device will come with its fair share of sophisticated integrated sensors in order to work flawlessly, and it runs off the […]