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