07 February 2014

Sochi 2014 Online Newsroom Misses The Medal Round

The Winter Olympics in Sochi got off to a shakey start this week with media reports of dirty water, unfinished sidewalks, and cameras watching shower stalls. The opening ceremony at the very least gave journalists something pleasant to write about, for a time. But, now that everyone is settled into their surroundings and the torch is lit, how will Sochi organizers manage the day-to-day feeding and caring of the media – especially the thousands of commenters, tweeters, influencers, bloggers, and fans around the globe who will not attend the games in person?