(1) It's easier to sell a new handset on its features, especially where those features might aid bragging rights.(2) The chair's control handset was just a few inches from his hand.(3) If Microsoft controls the handset , it tightens its grip on all the other pieces.(4) It looks like a fluorescent pistol, but uses compressed air to fire two darts that trail an electric cable back to the handset .(5) The main bonus is having pushbuttons and display separate from the handset .(6) In other words, the handset makers and network equipment vendors are in for years of tough negotiations.(7) It's even offering a gamepad controller accessory that fits over the back of the handset and looks like an old Nintendo pad.(8) The trauma of losing a mobile phone is usually not the handset but the phone numbers and saved text messages it contains.(9) All are controlled by a single handset , and even the Velux roof lights and blinds open and close at the touch of a button.(10) I have an awful fear that tomorrow I am going to go out and buy a GPS handset .(11) Indeed, so many of us now possess a handset that mobile phone sales have collapsed.(12) Finally, once you have upgraded to a slinky new model, put your old handset to good use via a recycling scheme.(13) For example, I previously had no idea that you can play games on a handset or send text messages and e-mails.(14) Within the space of ten years, the mobile telephone handset industry has moved from a growth phase to a maturity phase.(15) Alex picked up the handset and listened as the dispatcher gave him instructions.(16) I saw him get back into the cruiser and pick up the handset to call in the record check.