How to Install Brave Browser on Ubuntu 18.10 And Ubuntu 18.04

As you may know, Brave Browser is an open-source, Chromium based internet browsers that comes with a built-in adblocker. The feature does not block all the ads and replaces all of infected ads (used for malwertising) with Brave ads, giving the money to the website displaying the ads, to Brave sponsors and the to the community.

By default, the browser accesses only the HTTPS version of all the websites (if there is a HTTPS version available).

The latest version available is Brave Browser 0.56, which has been released a while ago.

Installation instructions:

Due to the fact that it is available as a snap package, installing the Brave Browser on Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish, Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver, Linux Mint 19.x, Elementary OS 0.5 Juno and other Linux systems is easy.

For more information about the snap package manager, follow this guide.

All you need to do is install the snapd package (if you don’t have it already) and use the snap package manager to install Brave. Like this:

$ sudo apt install snapd
$ sudo snap install brave

Optional, to remove brave, do:

$ sudo snap remove brave

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