Re: Abrams turns Star Wars because of his "loyalty" to Trek
Times have changed and continuity is far more important today than it was in the past. If Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was writing Sherlock today he would have paid far more attention to small continuity details and have included arcs connecting the various novels.
"Who are you?! And how did you get in here?!"
"I'm the locksmith. And... I'm the locksmith."