First televised, interracial kiss (Uhura and Kirk). First African American woman in a role that wasn't a maid or subordinate. First to have a black, Chinese, Russian and American working together.
- Hospital electronic bedside monitors from the sickbay instruments seen in Star Trek: The Original Series and Star Trek: The Motion Picture.
- Tablet PCs such as Apple iPads and Blackberry Playbooks (which run Flash) from the PADDS used in Star Trek: The Next Generation.
- Videophones from the video intercoms in Star Trek: The Original Series.
- All-CGI space scenes in the Trek franchises began during Star Trek: Voyager.
The list goes on...
ProfessorTrek 01:09, July 1, 2011 (UTC)