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