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Discover our latest blog posts. We hope they will serve as an inspiration.

Being an HR Officer at JIDOKA

June 24, 2019

Being an HR Officer at JIDOKA

Who am I?  Let me first start by introducing myself. I’m Paula and have been working at JIDOKA as an HR Officer for about 2,5 years now. I graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor degree in translation and interpretation but never could imagine myself in any professional work environment being responsible for language translation or even […]

Human Resources

Migrate a current project to AndroidX

June 3, 2019

Migrate a current project to AndroidX  – A not so love story

Last week, I started migrating a current project to AndroidX libraries. The app was originally built in 2015 so it contains some older code. I followed the android documentation how to migrate an existing project to AndroidX. According to the documentation, the migration is quite simple… Well it’s not. AndroidX In september 2018, Google released […]

Mobile, Technology

May 23, 2019

You can't spell hero without "HR"

HR is her passion Sophie is a bachelor student in her final year Office Management at PXL. She has chosen for the major Human Resources (HR), because she enjoys the social contact. As the last part of her education, she did a 3-month internship at JIDOKA. During her internship she supported the HR Officer and […]

Human Resources, Internship

April 24, 2019

Having fun with raspberry pi's

JIDOKA Labs  On the 26th of March, we held a JIDOKA labs event for creating our own retro gaming consoles, which would later be used during lunch breaks at our offices in Hasselt and Mechelen. We got the idea from a colleague during a lunch break. She mentioned that she wanted the “new” retro PlayStation […]

Creative, Technology

Investigating a go-to-market strategy

March 6, 2019

Investigating a go-to-market strategy

Mathias and Jan are two marketing students at the PXL. During their internship they will do research on and draw up a go-to-market plan. As a subject for their bachelor thesis they will investigate whether Gamification can have an impact on the intrinsic motivation of employees. Are you interested to know more about the adventures […]

Internship, Marketing, Social media

Redesigning a custom CV application

February 27, 2019

Redesigning a custom CV application

The internship adventures of Sander Steinbusch Sander Steinbusch is a bachelor student interactive multimedia design at Thomas More in Mechelen. During his software engineer internship he will work on the internal CV application of JIDOKA. Would you like to know more about the internship adventures of Sander? Then click on this link. Sander will regularly add […]

Design, Internship, Technology

Launching a Brand-New Website

February 22, 2019

Launching a Brand-New Website

On the 12th of February we held a SIG (special interest group) session on the launch of our brand-new website. Lately, we’ve had the feeling that our current JIDOKA website was a bit out of sync with who we are and what we stand for. It doesn’t explain clearly enough what our main differentiator is, […]

Creative, Social media

Building a custom recruitment tool

February 1, 2019

Building a custom recruitment tool

Mijn naam is Jordy Swinnen en ik ben een student op de Hogeschool PXL te Hasselt en ik studeer binnenkort af als Professionele Bachelor in de Toegepaste Informatica: Application Development. Coderen is altijd een grote passie geweest van mij, vandaar dat ik begonnen ben met deze opleiding op de Hogeschool PXL om er mijn carrière […]

Human Resources, Internship

January 9, 2019

A PWA, excuse me?

A PWA is the abbreviation of a Progressive Web App. A Progressive Web App is an application that is distributed by the web. Native applications (iOS/Android apps) are distributed by the App Store or Play Store. It gives you the ability to build your own application for Desktop(browser), Mobile and tablet with just one codebase. […]

Mobile, Technology

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