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:
Search and copy emoji.
Place calls right from Spotlight
Eject mounted volumes (physical and network)
Add events to your calendar.
Open URLs by typing or pasting them in Spotlight.
Immediately go to the first search result for your query.
Search the web instantly from Spotlight. Type '/', followed by your search.
Send email. Optionally attach selected files from Finder.
Translate text between English, Arabic, Spanish, Hindi, Chinese, French and German.
Search English Wikipedia (wiki).
Creates a new reminder.
Updated weather plugin with both days and hour-by-hour forcast.
Provides additional commands such as shutdown, restart and logout.
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