Re: TNG Reboot or Original Cast Comeback? What would you perfer?
A series that takes place in the deep future is interesting.
The technology was already bordering on magical as they closed out the 24th century. There was really no issue the tech couldn't solve and it was becoming an issue.
They really didn't have a choice but to go back to basics. The audiences simply weren't connecting with the people or technology of Trek anymore.
"...the most elementary and valuable statement in science, the beginning of wisdom, is I do not know." - Lt. Commander Data, "Where Silence Has Lease"