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