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