Intelligent Tires Will Automatically Weigh Your Vehicle So You Never…

Continental already sells tires packed with monitors that keep tabs on air pressure, automatically letting you know when it gets too low. But the company is planning to expand that technology with improved tire sensors that will actually be able to calculate and report the current load weight of your vehicle so you… » 3/04/13 11:04am 3/04/13 11:04am

Continental Finally Bringing Wi-Fi to 21 Planes Next Spring

They're a little late to the party, but Continental will soon be offering wireless internet on some flights. Starting in Q2 2010, 21 of their Boeing 757-300s will be outfitted with Gogo, the same service used by American, United, Delta, and AirTran. The planes travel mostly domestic routes, and a Wi-Fi connection will… » 12/17/09 9:17am 12/17/09 9:17am

Paperless Boarding Passes Coming To Cellphones

While it's nice to print out boarding passes at home before you leave, you can't always do the same on your return leg. Continental has a proposed fix, now in testing in Houston. You load your boarding pass onto your phone's screen with 2D barcode exposed, then let the TSA and airline ticket checkers scan away. Of… » 12/05/07 10:01am 12/05/07 10:01am