• Journalist Lance Williams reports in California Watch that prosecutors have obtained a secret recording of Barry Bonds’ one-time trainer Greg Anderson describing the undetectable steroids he was giving Bonds. Bonds’ defense team wants the recording excluded from evidence.
  • From Wired: An interview with UC Berkeley planet hunter Geoff Marcy, part of the Kepler team at NASA Ames that just announced the discovery of over 1,200 possible planets orbiting stars
  • From Valleywag: Is Bing copying Google’s search results?
  • A lottery ticket worth $291,031 was bought at 1 California in San Francisco, says the SF Appeal.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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