This morning, when I booted my Mac, it told me that “Android File Transfer Agent.app” was something I’d downloaded from the Internet and asked if I really wanted to open it. I’d recently installed Android File Transfer, but didn’t know what Android File Transfer Agent was, or why it should be launching even if it was related to what I’d installed, so I said no. Android File Transfer wasn’t doing me any good, since my Mac can’t see my Android phone over the USB cable, so I deleted it from the Applications folder and emptied the trash. (It may be something Tracfone did; Tracfone is cheap but does annoying things to limit its phones.)
After a reboot it did the same thing again. I searched for Android File Transfer Agent and found there was nothing by that name on my computer.
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