How does that "improve the industry"?
By sending business back to Blackberry and the various Android-based phones?
"The romance between Spock and Uhura was completely cliche and unnecessary."
Actually, it's a reference to a very important historical point from TOS. The episode "Plato's Stepchildren" contained the first ever interracial kiss on television, between Spock and Uhura.
Just the blue schlong? The superhero porn scene was OK?
The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch someone else doing it wrong, without commenting. -- T.H. White