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