Think of StratosX as Product Hunt for Adventure Videos. Its a web application that lets users upload videos, upvote/downvote them, share them and comment on them. We were responsible for handling the complete development of this project.
The client wanted a quick implementation of their idea to test the market. Instead of building a web app from scratch, we looked that would help the client get to the market quickly and validate their idea.
The project is built on Telescope [http://www.telescopeapp.org/], an open source web application for building a community around user submitted content (much like reddit or hacker news). Telescope is based on the MeteorJS framework. Using Telescope allowed us to deploy a working application without building it from scratch. The application was then modified to suit the client's needs. Major customizations included changing the data strucuture of the user submitted post and changing the layout