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