Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Subsequent Event (Narrative) (Details)

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Subsequent Event (Narrative) (Details) (USD $)
12 Months Ended 0 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Feb. 23, 2015
Dec. 22, 2014
Dec. 29, 2014
Mar. 02, 2015
Subsequent Event [Line Items]            
Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus 5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued          
Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses $ (987,500)SPYR_CommonStockIssuableForEmployeeSigningBonuses           
Restricted Stock | Subsequent Event | Material Definitive Agreement With Franklin Networks Inc            
Subsequent Event [Line Items]            
Shares issued to acquire all the issued and outstanding share of Franklin Networks, Inc     2,500,000us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionEquityInterestsIssuedOrIssuableNumberOfSharesIssued
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Shares issued for acquisition, value     1,700,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueAcquisitions
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Employment Agreement | Chief Executive Officer - James R. Thompson | Restricted Stock            
Subsequent Event [Line Items]            
Employment agreement description      

All common stock issued to Mr. Thompson was agreed to be restricted pursuant to Rule 144, and contained additional restrictions on Mr. Thompson’s re-sale limiting his sales to no more than 10,000 shares per day, plus an additional 10,000 shares per day for every 250,000 shares of daily trading volume.

   
Signing bonus       360,000SPYR_SigningBonusUnderEmploymentAgreement
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Share vesting      

1,000,000 shares of the Company’s common stock at the beginning of each employment year

   
Base salary commitment per year       180,000us-gaap_OtherCommitment
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Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus       5,000,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
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Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses       900,000SPYR_CommonStockIssuableForEmployeeSigningBonuses
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Employment Agreement | Vice President And Assistant General Counsel - Jennifer Duettra | Restricted Stock            
Subsequent Event [Line Items]            
Employment agreement description        

All common stock issued to Ms. Duettra was agreed to be restricted pursuant to Rule 144, and contained additional restrictions limiting Ms. Duettra’s sales to no more than 5,000 shares per day for every 250,000 shares of daily trading volume.

 
Signing bonus         25,000SPYR_SigningBonusUnderEmploymentAgreement
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Share vesting        

250,000 shares of the Company’s common stock at the beginning of each employment year

 
Base salary commitment per year         120,000us-gaap_OtherCommitment
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Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus         500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
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Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses         87,500SPYR_CommonStockIssuableForEmployeeSigningBonuses
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Employment Agreement | Minority Shareholder - Mark McGarrity | Restricted Stock | Subsequent Event            
Subsequent Event [Line Items]            
Employment agreement description          

The shares of common stock contain provisions restricting Mr. McGarrity to selling no more than 5,000 shares daily for every 250,000 shares of daily trading volume after Mr. McGarrity complies with Rule 144.

Base salary commitment per year           120,000us-gaap_OtherCommitment
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Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus           250,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
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Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses           $ 145,000SPYR_CommonStockIssuableForEmployeeSigningBonuses
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