Apple may be lauded for their bravery at WWDC next summer when Tim comes on stage and says "you know what, just use your damn cords, people. We've pissed up a rope long enough on this wireless charging and we're just not happy with our efforts and progress. It may be too Star Trek
for even us. Check back in 20 years."
It'll be like vinyl records...all the trendy hipsters will be using 30-pin USB cables again because that's what the iPhone 14 will return to.