No, I'm not married... no kids... and I really would like to have some companionship.
And I think I'm a pretty good bet for longterm appreciation. The innovation is for real though nothing is for sure.
The patent is for a method of online microtransaction (but not only micro) which is more important than might be at first apparent but rather than long explanations some links:
Scaling Influence: Campaign Finance, Small Money and Large Numbers
Patent#7,870,067 issued 1/11/'11
I suppose this approach sounds pretty cold but its not that. Its just that I felt it best to explain my 'predicament' since I can't do the normal dating things right now but would love to make some connections for when things change.
And coffee at least is cheap!
P.S. I'm a somewhat regular 'gamer' on X-box... so if there are any out there interested in meeting/chatting via some x-box multiplayer... it could make a great ice breaker! However I wouldn't want to limit my possibilities to x-box players...