I’ve started including silly, pointless easter eggs in webinars and conference calls. Without having the visual and social cues from live events, I’ve found them a fun way to engage and get immediate feedback. I’ve done it a few times now and thus far I haven’t been called out for it… cough.

Today we were talking about network security, so I named one of the demo networks IPX/SFX. I searched Wikimedia Commons for a graphic to go with it and found this by someone with the username Diaper via Flickr:

Picture of NetWare boxes in the rubbish.

Someone had strong opinions!