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