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CBS Launches 'Star Trek' App

CBS Interactive launched the official Star Trek Padd (personal access display device) app based on the iconic television franchise.  The app features an authentic reproduction of the fictional computer operating system depicted in the “Star Tre

The app features an authentic reproduction of the fictional computer operating system depicted in the “Star Trek” television series, LCARS interface, as well as a database of series information, including images and an episode guide.

Developed by CBS Mobile and ArcTouch, the app also includes a recognizable computer voice, “Star Trek”-related sounds and the official Star Trek Facebook fan page and Twitter feed.

"The Star Trek Padd app lets die-hard fans and casual enthusiasts use the authentic LCARS interface to access the extensive official Star Trek database, and easily connect with other Trekkers," says Rob Gelick, senior vice president and general manager, CBS Mobile. "We expect that the app will also introduce the show to a new generation of fans, leveraging 21st century technology to provide a glimpse into the 24th century."

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