The future of... airplane service

Virgin America is trying to take airplane service to new heights by creating on-board features that cater to the techie in all of us. Here's a look.

Virgin America is trying to take airplane service to new heights by creating on-board features that cater to the techie in all of us, whether it's texting a follow passenger from your seatback, choosing food through an online ordering system, or connecting to a Wi-Fi hot spot 35,000 feet in the air. ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das reveals the innovations that could improve your next flight.