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I can't find any info on an OSX process named AutomaticHelper.

What is it?

Why does it like to chew through CPU so much?

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

I believe it's part of Automatic, which is used for RSS-based downloading.

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makes perfect sense. It's a shame the damn app is so CPU hungry. Must be a bug. thank you. – romant Oct 19 '09 at 5:35

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