A new app turns your iPad into the beloved Personal Access Display Device (PADD) of Star Trek fame.

CBS Interactive has recently released an iPad app that will surely pique the interest of hardcore Star Trek fans: the Star Trek PADD for iPad turns your iPad into the famous Personal Access Display Device (PADD), a handheld computer device used in the series for logging manifests, compiling duty rosters or diagnostic reports, entering personal data, and accessing library computer systems. Available for $4.99, the app is said to contain all the official data from the show on various ships, aliens, technologies, in addition to an episode guide.

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