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