SpaceX rocket explosion investigation makes some progress, IGN launches channel to cover virtual reality, and Gamblit Gaming adds racing game to casino floors.

SpaceX Rocket Explosion Investigation Makes Some Progress

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has released an update on the investigation into why one of its rockets exploded during a recent test. The company said it tentatively found a “large breach in the cryogenic helium system of the second stage liquid oxygen tank took place,” reports Ars Technica. Despite the new information, the company still has not identified the root cause of the explosion.

IGN Launches Channel to Cover Virtual Reality

Ziff Davis’ IGN has launched a section dedicated to covering virtual reality, reports Digiday. The coverage will include daily news and reviews of the latest technology, games, and videos in virtual reality.

Gamblit Gaming Adds Racing Game to Casino Floors

Gamblit Gaming has launched “Road Redemption,” a racing game that will be deployed on casino floors, reports Venture Beat. Players of the game compete to be ranked on a leaderboard that is updated in real time with top players being rewarded with cash prizes.

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