No big secret that Microsoft has a close collaboration going with a popular football (soccer) club around. Real Madrid and Redmond have signed a bunch of deals these past couple of years. A new ad that has just rolled out has everyone from Cristiano Ronaldo, Benzema and Gareth Bale to manager Carlo Ancelotti showing...

Microsoft and Real Madrid CF, the Spanish football (soccer) club have been rather close these few years, and both entities have recently inked a brand new deal. The partnership is said to be worth $30, although we don’t have official confirmation on this. But as Forbes notes, this would grant a lot of exposure to...

A regular bit of rumor quashing never hurt anybody. And while technology rumors have a fair enough tendency to hold true, some speculations occasionally need to be cut down to size. María Garaña, the president of Microsoft operations in Spain has done just this. Recently some rumors popped up suggesting that that...

An interesting little rumor floated up late last month that Microsoft was in talks to change the name of Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium. The Spanish club is one of the most popular teams in world football (or soccer), by the way. Spanish media reported that Redmond was negotiating the deal with the officials...