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