Chromebooks running supported Linux using Crostini

Crostini is here, allowing Linux apps on Chromebooks, should supplant Crouton

(July 7, 2018) A few months ago enticing news surfaced of Crostini which would hugely simplify running Linux on a Chromebook. It is starting to be available now, and with the right ChromeOS device you can run Android and Linux applications side-by-side with the familiar web browser environment of ChromeOS.