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