The ARChon Runtime can be used to run Android apps in Chrome. This means you can run Android apps on any OS where Chrome runs: Windows or Linux.
chrome://extensions. Enable Developer Mode. Click Load unpacked extension and choose the directory you unzipped ARChon Runtime to. Chrome will load the extension and ARChon Runtime will appear among the extensions.
chrome://extensionsand install the app just like you did for ARChon Runtime above.
chrome://appsand click its icon. It should open and run.
Note that while I was able to run apps like this, they could not connect to the internet. I could not fix this problem.
Tried with: ARChon Runtime 2.1.0 Beta, ARChon Packager 0.9.6, Chrome 51.0.2704.103 (64-bit) and Ubuntu 15.10