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