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Devendra Kalra, Karnamadakala Krishnamohan, Venkatasubbarao Ramamoorthy, Jeyendran Balakrishnan, Timothy J Burr, Kowsik Guruswamy: Method and apparatus that provides a scalable media delivery system. Adaptive Media Technologies, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, September 14, 1999: US05953506 (320 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus and method for encoding, storing, transmitting and decoding multimedia information in the form of scalable, streamed digital data. A base stream containing basic informational content and subsequent streams containing additive informational content are ini ...


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David G Cooper: Method and apparatus capable of prioritizing and streaming objects within a 3-D virtual environment. Adaptive Media Technologies, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, September 12, 2000: US06118456 (39 worldwide citation)

A method of assessing objects in a 3D graphical scene provides discovery of the most important objects in that scene from the viewer's perspective at any instant in time. These objects are then queued in priority order and requests for each object's data sent to the server at a rate determined by th ...


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Kalra Devendra, Krishnamohan Karnamadakala, Ramamoorthy Venkatasubbarao, Balakrishnan Jeyendran, Burr Timothy J, Guruswamy Kowsik: Scalable media delivery system. Adaptive Media Technologies, JAKOPIN David A, August 27, 1998: WO/1998/037698

The present invention provides an apparatus and method for encoding, storing, transmitting and decoding multimedia information in the form of scalable, streamed digital data. A base stream containing basic informational content and subsequent streams containing additive informational content are ini ...


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Burr Timothy J: Method and apparatus for providing continous level of detail. Adaptive Media Technologies, JAKOPIN David A, July 15, 1999: WO/1999/035615

A method and apparatus that provides for off-line generation of, and run-time evaluation for, continuous LODs. In a preferred form, the invention modifies and constrains the off-line multiresolution generation process such that a progressive mesh representation for continuous LODs is created that al ...


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Kalra Devendra, Krishnamohan Karnamadakala, Ramamoorthy Venkatasubbarao, Balakrishnan Jeyendran, Burr Timothy J, Guruswamy Kowsik: Scalable media delivery system. Adaptive Media Technologies, September 29, 1999: EP0945020-A1

The present invention provides an apparatus and method for encoding, storing, transmitting and decoding multimedia information in the form of scalable, streamed digital data. A base stream containing basic informational content and subsequent streams containing additive informational content are ini ...