The move was announced via a Twitter Video tweet (embedded below):
Watch what’s trending – LIVE! You’ll now see Periscopes surfaced in top trends. pic.twitter.com/Bhj8JT2ITw
— Twitter Video (@TwitterVideo) February 14, 2017
When live videos from Periscope are included in a Top Trends section, they will feature a bright-red “live” icon, and users will have access to all Periscope features, including the ability to heart, comment on and retweet videos.
Twitter users: Have you started seeing Periscope videos in Explore yet?