Fanboy trekkies, put together to to boldly go exactly where no guy has gone prior to – for the App shop to obtain the brand new Star Trek apple ipad app.
Actually, the app have been reside for any morning or so now – so a amount of adult males have possibly gone there but you obtain the point.
The Star Trek app turns your apple ipad in to a PADD (Personal entry show Device) and puts the LCARS OS ideal within your lap, and also delivering you using a wealth of Trek goodness many thanks for the (still growing) Star Trek database. That imply character bios, alien info, dispatch details, episode guides and more.
But it’s the LCARS program which will have most Star Trek fans excited, particularly since the UI is even incorporated into real-world applications for instance Twitter and Facebook – you can study the most recent information through the Star Trek Facebook site and Star Trek Twitter feed all inside of the app.
“We arrived up with this suggestion because, as Star Trek fans, using the start within the iPad, technologies ultimately strike the stage exactly where we could simulate the PADD device,” stated Eric Shapiro of ArcTouch who created the app.
“Then the query was: how can we transport folks these days into that long term universe, and that is exactly where the discussion with CBS began.”
Shaprio managed to obtain the approval of Michael Okuda, the standard custom within the LCARS pcs displays employed in TNG, DS9 and Voyager – so if it’s best degree clearance you’re after, this really is it.
The Star Trek PADD app is while in the App shop now, and charges £2.99.