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