A method of delivering content to a client device over a network includes establishing communication with a first client device over a network. A first message is received over the network that indicates the content rendering capabilities of the first client device. Based on the first message, content is transmitted to the first client device over the network in a format that is fully decodable by the first client device in accordance with its content rendering capabilities.

Title
Method and apparatus for streaming multiple scalable coded video content to client devices at different encoding rates
Application Number
12/341222
Publication Number
20100161716
Application Date
December 22, 2008
Publication Date
June 24, 2010
Inventor
Gary Hughes
Chelmsford
MA, US
George W Kajos
Westborough
MA, US
Agent
Law Department
IL, US
Motorola
IL, US
Assignee
General Instrument Corporation
PA, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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