"This is a fantastic discovery," said Rupert Murdoch praised the iPad in public when speaking at the opening of the New York forum. According to him, iPad managed to combine the various advantages that can serve various types of media to all people from children aged three years up to 100-year-old parents.
Murdoch believes iPad tablet device will encourage the emergence of many more. In fact, he believes hundreds of thousands of such a tablet device will be baggage many people around the world.
The emergence of the iPad, directly or not it believed would save the media business. During this time, Murdoch included key figures who oppose the free content model for future dinilainya kill print media. Site Wall Street Journal, one of the media which they possess, still survive by charging fees to its customers to access the full content.
"I believe that in five years there will be hundreds of thousands of similar devices iPad iPad and around the world. This is a great new market," said Murdoch before reviewing other topics such as politics and U.S. economic policy led by President Barack Obama.
New York Forum is a meeting of CEOs, decision makers, and leaders of various organizations in the U.S. to produce recommendations for improvement in the U.S. economy. This forum was initiated Richard Attias who also advocate the routine of the World Economic Forum held annually in Davos, Switzerland.