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[REVIEW] Kirk & Spock Talking Bluetooth Speakers

Collectible vinyl figures and wireless speakers are both incredibly popular right now. Los Angeles-based FameTek recently combined the two and released likenesses of Star Trek‘s Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock, both capable of Bluetooth audio. The 6-inch officially licensed talking figures are able to wirelessly stream from a...

[REVIEW] Remembering Leonard Nimoy

A gripping and heartfelt look into the life of Leonard Nimoy and the disease that ultimately took his life. After being photographed leaving an airport in a wheelchair breathing with the help of a nasal cannula, Leonard Nimoy appeared on CNN in February of 2014 to discuss his...

Happy Birthday, William Shatner!

Today, William Shatner, the actor who played the legendary Captain James Tiberius Kirk in Star Trek: The Original Series and seven Star Trek motion pictures, turned 86 years old. The Montreal-born actor started his career as a Shakespearean stage performer in Stratford, Canada and on Broadway in New...

Happy Birthday, Nichelle Nichols!

On her 84th birthday, we at TrekNews.net would like to wish Star Trek: The Original Series star Nichelle Nichols a very happy birthday. Born in Robbins, Illinois on December 28, 1932, singer, dancer, actress, and writer, Nichelle Nichols starred in all three seasons of TOS along with six...

[REVIEW] The Roddenberry Vault On Blu-ray

Does the new collection of Star Trek: The Original Series material offer its own novel look into the legendary show? Star Trek, perhaps more so than most popular franchises, has been dissected to an incredible degree over the course of its 50-year history. Collectors and die-hard fans have...