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Ubuntu Linux is available in the Windows Store

From Engadget - July 10, 2017

Here's a statement that would have been unimaginable in previous years: Ubuntu has arrived in the Windows Store.As promised back in May, you can now download a flavor of the popular Linux distribution to run inside Windows 10.It wo not compare to a conventional Ubuntu installation, as it's sandboxed (it has limited interaction with Windows) and is focused on running command line utilities like bash or SSH.However, it also makes running a form of Linux relatively trivial.You do not have to dual boot, install a virtual machine or otherwise jump through any hoops beyond a download and ticking a checkbox.

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