I love my Chromebook, and while it has been a great buy that has delivered everything I wanted it to deliver, the one gap in its armour was the lack of a working Skype app. Specially since Skype has been working on mobiles since the days of Symbian!
This was not helped by the fact that Skype did have a web interface, which worked on other devices, even Linux, but not on Chromebooks.
Well all that has changed, and Skype is finally accessible on Chromebooks via the Web Skype interface.
Head over to the following link to sign in:
It is not all good news though. You are still not able to make audio or video calls, at least not yet. One step at a time, eh?
If you do want to get Skype to work, we did find a method that works reasonably well on Chromebooks. Head to the following link:Google+