Following the instructions for getting started with nativescript, the docs take you here:
And say to create an android emulator. Except there are no instructions here for mac users. To make matters worse, afaik, there is no android gui available in the sdk anymore (on a mac/linux at least). I ended up getting things to work by installing Android Studio, pointing the studio to use the sdk installed by nativescript, and then proceeding to add emulators the way you normally would in android studio.
Is that currently the best approach? If so, the docs realllllllly need that added, it was painful to not have this info-