|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2018
|Research and Development [Abstract]|
5. Capitalized Technology
Capitalized Technology, net is as follows:
Amortization expense of $2,447,372 and $2,635,400 for the years ended December 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively, is recorded in depreciation and amortization expense in the accompanying consolidated statements of operations.
The entire disclosure for research, development, and computer software activities, including contracts and arrangements to be performed for others and with federal government. Includes costs incurred (1) in a planned search or critical investigation aimed at discovery of new knowledge with the hope that such knowledge will be useful in developing a new product or service, a new process or technique, or in bringing about a significant improvement to an existing product or process; or (2) to translate research findings or other knowledge into a plan or design for a new product or process or for a significant improvement to an existing product or process whether intended for sale or the entity's use, during the reporting period charged to research and development projects, including the costs of developing computer software up to the point in time of achieving technological feasibility and in-process research and development acquired in a business combination consummated during the period.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef