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