SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT COSTS
|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2020
|SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT COSTS [Abstract]|
|SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT COSTS||
NOTE 3 SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT COSTS
In 2018, the Company capitalized $60,000, relating to the development of new software products. These software products were developed by a third-party and had passed the preliminary project stage prior to capitalization. Software development costs consisted of the following at September 30, 2020 and December 31, 2019:
Amortization expense of software development costs for the nine months ended September 30, 2020 and 2019, was $15,000 and $15,000, respectively.
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.
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