Star Trek – 45 years

Yesterday was the 45th anniversary of Star Trek on television.

Coinciding with that Mashable.com had a series about 8 Star Trek gadgets that are no longer fiction:

  1. The flip phone
  2. The iPad
  3. Bluetooth headsets
  4. Tricorders
  5. Floppy disks and USB drives
  6. Voice Activation
  7. GPS
  8. Diagnostic Bed

Mashable also has an infographic about Star Trek’s forst 45 years:

 


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