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Google’s ARC Beta runs Android apps on Chrome OS, Windows, Mac, and Linux

ahmadkhaje

Software guru
In September, Google launched ARC—the "App Runtime for Chrome,"—a project that allowed Android apps to run on Chrome OS. A few days later, a hack revealed the project's full potential: it enabled ARC on every "desktop" version of Chrome, meaning you could unofficially run Android apps on Chrome OS, Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. ARC made Android apps run on nearly every computing platform (save iOS).

ARC is an early beta though so Google has kept the project's reach very limited—only a handful of apps have been ported to ARC, which have all been the result of close collaborations between Google and the app developer. Now though, Google is taking two big steps forward with the latest developer preview: it's allowing any developer to run their app on ARC via a new Chrome app packager, and it's allowing ARC to run on any desktop OS with a Chrome browser.
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see;Chrome APK Official Apps List
install;App Runtime for Chrome (ARC) Beta runs Android Apps in Chrome | TalkAndroid.com
developers;Getting Started with ARC - Google Chrome
source;Google’s ARC Beta runs Android apps on Chrome OS, Windows, Mac, and Linux | Ars Technica
 
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