Since 3.5 hasn’t officially started yet, I thought I’d play around with a quick proof of concept for the “Spotlight” search functionality this morning. Here’s what I’ve got so far:
There are still heaps of rough spots.
Here’s the plugin if you’re interested in taking it for a spin: http://cl.ly/0E3G2Y1J33372C3f3W3Q
Let me know if you think this is worth pursuing (even just as a plugin).