Flashlight is an open platform for Spotlight, which allows developers to write plugins that extend OS X's built-in search with new features. Here are some of our favorites:
Send email. Optionally attach selected files from Finder.
Open URLs by typing or pasting them in Spotlight.
Search English Wikipedia (wiki).
Eject mounted volumes (physical and network)
Updated weather plugin with both days and hour-by-hour forcast.
Search the web instantly from Spotlight. Type '/', followed by your search.
Provides additional commands such as shutdown, restart and logout.
Translate text between English, Arabic, Spanish, Hindi, Chinese, French and German.
Add events to your calendar.
Search and copy emoji.
Immediately go to the first search result for your query.
Place calls right from Spotlight
Creates a new reminder.
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