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