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