Don't blind yourself with on-bended-knee devoiton to nuTrek, that you glide over historical reference proving the opposing point.
It's hilarious that you say that while I'm sitting here watching A Private Little War
The general idea was that Spider-Man would be rebooted after three films and that the Nolan Batman films would be rebooted after three films. The was no sequel to Superman Returns
because it just wasn't a very good movie.
General audiences seem to like Abrams Trek, Into Darkness
will out perform Star Trek 2009
. Paramount isn't going to ditch a production company that has a property that was completely dead on the upswing.