A phrase popularized by Malcom Gladwell's book "The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference." In 2004, the phrase became a cliche to describe any technology that people were becoming interested in. There are hundreds of thousands of blog entries about "The Tipping Point" which means the term itself has reached a "tipping p" in the blogosphere.
NetLingo Classification: Online Jargon
Subscribe to Word & Acronym of the Day - Email this Definition to a Friend