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