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