headset headset  /ˈhɛd ˌsɛt/


  • (n) receiver consisting of a pair of headphones


  1. Wireless cell-phone headsets will set you free--if you can figure them out.
  2. In 1994 Ericsson asked Haartsen to develop a radio link between a headset and a cell phone.


  1. Canon to Release 3D Virtual Reality Headset, Allows Users to View Object from All Angles

    Canon has created a virtual reality headset which allows users to digitally view, in 3D, anything they want to. It is called Mixed Reality, and works by projecting a 3D image from a computer screen. The person wearing the device then is able to walk around the 3D projection as if it were real, enabling them to view it from all angles. An example is walking around a projection of an ant, or ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Opposing Views

  2. Headset recycling program

    Headset recycling program …
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York

  3. Oculus Rift headset receives $16 million first-round funding

    Oculus VR, Inc., a virtual-reality headset manufacturer, today announced that it has closed a deal for $16 million in funding. The round was co-led by Spark Capital and Matrix Partners. Santo Politi, Spark founder and general partner; and Antonio Rodriguez, entrepreneur and general partner at Matrix, have joined the company's board of directors. The funds will be used to accelerate the ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: MacNN


  1. "Not the job I do. He's (Paterno) a lot less involved with the whole operation," Weis said during his Sunday news conference. "As a matter of fact, I've seen plenty of times with him not wearing a headset. I'd like to think I'm more involved...
    on Oct 5, 2008 By: Charlie Weis Source: Seattle Times

  2. "We are an offensive-focused league," Cohon said. "By having the headset between the coach and quarterback we think it's going to improve the offensive performance on the field."
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Mark Cohon Source: Winnipeg Free Press

  3. "I didn't even know the rule had passed until they said we're going to try it with the headset," Roman said. "It's cool. It's going to help out because we aren't going to have to be scrambling to get the calls."
    on May 3, 2008 By: Mark Roman Source: USA Today

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