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