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