The wait is over! Staying true to their promise, Facebook launched React Native for Android. However, as of now, this is available for Mac OSX users only.
For the uninitiated, React Native is a native mobile app development framework from Facebook. It build upon the ReactJS concept of reactive UIs achieved through a differential, minimal update.
What about Linux & Windows?
Official support for Linux and Windows may be just around the corner. Members of the community have been trying hard to get this to work.
- Abraham Hurtado has a nice little article on React Native for Windows.
- Also, there is this Github Gist by David Gilbertson
Update Nov 2, 2015
Experimental support for Windows and Linux has been officially added to React Native: https://facebook.github.io/react-native/docs/linux-windows-support.html