Social media isn’t the just sign of modern times but, Tom Standage explains, of ancient ones, too. At TEDxOxbridge, he takes us on a tour of the history of how news and ideas were spread and discussed — from the letters of Cicero to the coffee houses of Elizabethan England — and shows that social media is not that new after all.
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