Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Asian tech fair spotlights tablets, smartphones

Tablet computers and smartphones take centre stage at a major Asian telecoms fair that opens on Tuesday, with struggling phone maker Nokia making a new push to reverse its eroding fortunes.Industry behemoth Apple, whose iPad has a stranglehold on the tablet market, will be absent from the CommunicAsia expo, preferring to stage its own iconic events in California.But Nokia will be back after a