Goodwill and Purchased Intangibles
|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2013
|Notes to Financial Statements|
|NOTE 4 - Goodwill and Purchased Intangibles||
The carrying value of goodwill at September 30, 2013 and December 31, 2012 was $4,175,032 and $2,259,624, respectively. Goodwill at September 30, 2013 includes $1,915,408 recorded as a result of two acquisitions in May 2013. See Note 3.
The following table presents details of our purchased intangible assets as of September 30, 2013 and December 31, 2012:
The intangible assets are being amortized on a straight line basis over their estimated useful lives of one to twenty years.
During the nine months ended September 30, 2013, the following intangible assets were purchased with the following useful lives:
Front Door Insights LLC:
Amortization expense for intangible assets was $87,081 and $123,666 for the three months ended September 30, 2013 and 2012, respectively. Amortization expense for intangible assets was $175,420 and $411,664 for the nine months ended September 30, 2013 and 2012, respectively.
The estimated future amortization expense of our intangible assets as of September 30, 2013 is as follows:
The entire disclosure for the aggregate amount of goodwill and a description of intangible assets, which may include (a) for amortizable intangible assets (also referred to as finite-lived intangible assets), the carrying amount, the amount of any significant residual value, and the weighted-average amortization period, (b) for intangible assets not subject to amortization (also referred to as indefinite-lived intangible assets), the carrying amount, and (c) the amount of research and development assets acquired and written off in the period, including the line item in the income statement in which the amounts written off are aggregated, if not readily apparent from the income statement. Also discloses (a) for amortizable intangibles assets in total and by major class, the gross carrying amount and accumulated amortization, the total amortization expense for the period, and the estimated aggregate amortization expense for each of the five succeeding fiscal years, (b) for intangible assets not subject to amortization the carrying amount in total and by major class, and (c) for goodwill, in total and for each reportable segment, the changes in the carrying amount of goodwill during the period (including the aggregate amount of goodwill acquired, the aggregate amount of impairment losses recognized, and the amount of goodwill included in the gain (loss) on disposal of a reporting unit). If any part of goodwill has not been allocated to a reportable segment, discloses the unallocated amount and the reasons for not allocating. For each impairment loss recognized related to an intangible asset (excluding goodwill), discloses: (a) a description of the impaired intangible asset and the facts and circumstances leading to the impairment, (b) the amount of the impairment loss and the method for determining fair value, (c) the caption in the income statement or the statement of activities in which the impairment loss is aggregated, and (d) the segment in which the impaired intangible asset is reported. For each goodwill impairment loss recognized, discloses: (a) a description of the facts and circumstances leading to the impairment, (b) the amount of the impairment loss and the method of determining the fair value of the associated reporting unit, and (c) if a recognized impairment loss is an estimate not finalized and the reasons why the estimate is not final. May also disclose the nature and amount of any significant adjustments made to a previous estimate of an impairment loss.
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