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