“Without the lanky wire getting caught on clothes, doorknobs, and backpacks, persistently begging to be wound up and put away, there’s no longer a compelling reason to take them out when you’re done using them. So we won’t.”
Yes, we will. Because a) they need to be recharged, b) they’ll become uncomfortable, and c) most people don’t want to look like dorks. Maybe someday these things will change, but not yet.