Washing Machine.... a new setting

David Holmes shared this story in the week about a new setting (or more) that are being added to washing machines sold in India, to cope with the specific stains produced by curry and hair oil. Could this be an example of glocalisation?

It's also a reminder that washing machines were used by Hans Rosling as an example of affordable technology which starts to make a huge difference to people's lives...

You can watch his TED talk below: