Syntonic Blog

The Data Plan of the Future

With the advent of Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) browsing nearly 15 years ago, mobile carriers required some means of monetizing their newly developed data network. Given the previous success of metering for voice and text, it was not difficult for the carrier’s...

A Brief History of Enterprise Mobility Management

Five years ago the enterprise was dominated by Blackberry, formerly known as RIM. In 2010 Blackberry had 43% U.S. smartphone market share. The popularity of Blackberry in the business world created a pressing need for mobile device management (MDM), which was created...

Reimbursing Employees Working from Home

Today’s mobile workforce has changed considerably over just the last 5 years ago. Employees are no longer tied to the physical location of an office: they work anywhere, including at home and in transit. Split billing conversations have largely centered on mobile...

Blog: Syntonic’s Origins

Syntonic was founded in April of 2013 on several market observations about how the mobile industry was failing consumers and the mobile value chain. Only 10% of tablet owners have a mobile data plan. That means ninety percent of tablet users are offline when they...