Amazon’s Kindle e-reader sales are down, but so are most tablets


Worldwide tablet shipments are slumping for the first time in the product’s five-year history, according to a report by the International Data Corporation (IDC).

Overall, in the fourth quarter of 2014 tablet shipments decreased by 3.2 percent year over year.

his is a blow for Apple and Samsung, the companies that dominate the tablet industry, but Amazon’s Kindle was hit the worst. READ MORE.