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