Recently I've discovered SlickRun. This great app lets you launch products, web pages, and is a small global floating window that can sit anywhere on your screen. It can also serve as a small notepad for throwing text in there (better than launching notepad.exe).
I highly recommend it.
So, the other night I was playing travel agent and realized what a pain in the neck it is to use the travel sites out there. Most have appaulling date/time pickers and require many mouse clicks to simply search for a flight.
I've set up a MagicWord for SlickRun that accomplishes this task very elegantly. All you need to do is type:
fly sydney to london may 05 - 25
And you get a ton of search results.
Just create a MagicWord called "fly" and set the url to: