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React Native Cookbook by Crysfel Villa, Stan Bershadskiy

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Building for Mac OS X Desktop

So far we have an excellent understanding of two core tenants of React Native. First and foremost, with React Native you can write JavaScript and the framework will render a truly native UI for your application. Secondly, the architecture can be extended to support almost any deployment target. We mentioned in the previous recipe that you can now create a React Native application for the entire Windows 10 family, including Mobile, Desktop, and Xbox One. There should then be no reason why it isn't possible to build a React Native application for Mac OS X desktop, especially since Cocoa and Cocoa Touch have some major similarities. Fortunately, a fork of React Native exists that supports building apps for Mac OS X. ...

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