Sochi, Russia • Everybody is well aware of all the modern, high-tech security measures that organizers have installed at the Sochi Olympics. Computer surveillance, airborne drones, instantaneous ID verification. But there's one method that is decidedly old-school.
That's right. In a move right out of an old detective movie, organizers have instructed workers at venues in the mountains here to strip pieces of colored tape across closed doors and windows of vehicles that travel outside secure areas to transport journalists and volunteers from venue to venue.