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 the web instantly from Spotlight. Type '/', followed by your search.
Creates a new reminder.
Send email. Optionally attach selected files from Finder.
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.
Add events to your calendar.
Updated weather plugin with both days and hour-by-hour forcast.
Eject mounted volumes (physical and network)
Search English Wikipedia (wiki).
Translate text between English, Arabic, Spanish, Hindi, Chinese, French and German.
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