Chromium is the open source project behind
Google Chrome. They are very similar except that
Chromium is open-source and doesn't have some proprietary bits that's added to
Chromium web browser is already available in
apt repository and can easily be installed via these steps at the terminal:
apt's package list from the repository.
$ sudo apt update [sudo] password for user: Hit:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu disco-security InRelease Hit:2 http://my.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu disco InRelease Hit:3 http://my.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu disco-updates InRelease Hit:4 http://my.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu disco-backports InRelease Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done 6 packages can be upgraded. Run 'apt list --upgradable' to see them.
$ sudo apt update Suggested packages: webaccounts-chromium-extension unity-chromium-extension adobe-flashplugin The following NEW packages will be installed: chromium-browser chromium-browser-l10n 0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 6 not upgraded. Need to get 62.2 MB of archives. After this operation, 231 MB of additional disk space will be used. ##### snipped