Pattern mining on MSNBC clickstream data

Having spent a considerable amount of time explaining the basics of pattern mining, let's finally turn to a more realistic application. The data we will be discussing next comes from server logs from (and in parts from, when news-related), and represents a full day's worth of browsing activity in terms of page views of users of these sites. The data collected in September 1999 and has been made available for download at Storing this file locally and unzipping it, the msnbc990928.seq file essentially consists of a header and space-separated rows of integers of varying length. The following ...

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