Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Common Stock Transactions (Narrative) (Details)

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Common Stock Transactions (Narrative) (Details) (USD $)
3 Months Ended 0 Months Ended 1 Months Ended 12 Months Ended 0 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2015
Mar. 31, 2014
Feb. 01, 2015
Mar. 02, 2015
Feb. 23, 2015
Jan. 09, 2015
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2014
Mar. 31, 2015
Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus 0us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued           5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued 5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued 0us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses $ 803,875us-gaap_ShareBasedCompensation                 
Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, value 803,875us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueShareBasedCompensation                
Common stock issued for consulting services, value 891,458us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueIssuedForServices                
Restricted Stock | Consulting Agreement With Various Third Parties                  
Common stock issued for consulting services, shares     2,250,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesIssuedForServices
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Common stock issued for consulting services, value     891,458us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueIssuedForServices
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Employment Agreement | Restricted Stock | Mark McGarrity - Chief Information Officer                  
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.

         
Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, shares       250,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesShareBasedCompensation
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250,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesShareBasedCompensation
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Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, value       145,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueShareBasedCompensation
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170,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueShareBasedCompensation
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Employment Agreement | Two Officers | Restricted Stock                  
Employment agreement description            

In December 2014 the Company entered into an employment agreement with two officers effective February 2015. As part of the agreement, the Company agreed to issue a total of 5,500,000 shares of the Company’s restricted common stock as a form of signing bonus.

   
Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus             5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
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5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
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Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses               987,500us-gaap_ShareBasedCompensation
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Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, shares           1,250,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesShareBasedCompensation
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Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, value           618,750us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueShareBasedCompensation
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Employment Agreement | An Officer | Restricted Stock                  
Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, shares                 25,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesShareBasedCompensation
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Common stock issued for base salary and signing bonus, value                 $ 15,125us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueShareBasedCompensation
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