Apple (AAPL) is obsessed with optimizing the user experience, but in Felix Salmon's view,...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Apple (AAPL) is obsessed with optimizing the user experience, but in Felix Salmon's view, sub-par experiences are inevitable as long as Apple's customers have motivation to avoid the high fees charged by wireless carriers. Whether it's using a mobile hotspot to avoid buying a 3G iPad plan, or using Google Voice (GOOG) to avoid paying for text messages, customers will keep looking for ways to cut corners.