In the age of isolation, we've all had to get a bit creative with how we communicate with our family, friends and work colleagues.

Video calling apps like Zoom and Houseparty have become the saviours of communication but there are plenty of people out there who just shouldn't be introduced to new technology. Especially when it sees and hears everything.

We've put together a list of our favourite fails that have emerged on social media over the last week so sit back and laugh at other people's misfortunes.

When the boss turns herself into a potato

Everyone has turned into that teacher who couldn't get the TV on wheels to work.

No one wants to see your housemate in their underwear

Seriously, our eyes are still burning.

If you're going to break up with someone in the middle of a call make sure you're on mute

Harsh... just harsh.

Your boss doesn't want to attend cocktail hour with your fam

 We can't speak for all bosses but this probably isn't advised.

Don't complain- they can hear you

Yes the meeting is dragging on but just make sure you're on mute before complaining.