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