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Coolhaus Founders Give The Scoop On Starting A Side Hustle

Coolhaus Founders Give The Scoop On Starting A Side Hustle

Here's another really cool idea: an ice cream play project. Millennials with extra income really enjoy creating side projects with a purpose, such as sharing frozen dairy products to people wanting a refreshing summer treat. Of course, a side project can be tech related, such as an app. Just a reminder to do your own thing and never curb your ambition.

Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/lillyknoepp/2016/08/17/coolhaus-founders-give-the-scoop-on-starting-a-side-hustle/?utm_source=FBPAGE&utm_medium=social&utm_content=548283493&utm_campaign=sprinklrForbesWoman#3030d81e12d1

Image Source: By Coolhaus (http://eatcoolhaus.com/about#about_story) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

App lets visually impaired in India hear books in their native language

App lets visually impaired in India hear books in their native language

Social Impact projects are heartwarming because those who are in need directly benefit. An app called Hear2Read developed at Carnegie Mellon translates books of one language into audio books of another to assist blind readers. The app currently knows Tamil (an Indian and Sri Lankan language) and is slated to learn a slew of others in a year's time.

Source: https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/04/app-lets-visually-impaired-in-india-hear-books-in-their-native-language/