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