Apple could shut down certain iPhones ‘ lightning charging cable by 2021, the analyst says.

It could soon be time, after more than seven years, to say goodbye to Apple’s lightning charging cable. In 2021, Ming-Chi Kuo, a top Apple (AAPL) analyst with TF International Securities, said in…

Wearable cyborgs that drive the muscles with brain waves

Kristen Sorensen was 55 years old when she was paralyzed last year from the neck down. “It came from nowhere,” Sorensen says. “I would have been great with exercised every day, but then it just began to tingle in my fingertips.” Diagnosed with Guillain Barre syndrome in October 2018, a neurological condition affecting the nervous system of the body, she never expected to walk again. Yet earlier that year, in Jacksonville, Florida, the Brooks Cybernic Treatment Center became the first US center to use a revolutionary treatment technology developed in Japan — the Hybrid Assistive Limb (HAL). HAL— effectively a wearable cyborg— helps people with spinal cord injuries and muscle…