In the runup to the 2016 elections, the Philippine social media landscape was swamped with false and misleading information not just about the candidates but more alarmingly, about the Commission on Elections itself
Thousands of candidates accepted the published results, and it looks like the turnout will have been the highest in the last two decades.
For many Filipinos, May 10, 2010 was a touchstone that forever transformed the country.
On May 9, 2016 The Philippines will hold general elections. This election will mark the third consecutive time that the Philippines automates the process.