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