Product Designer Chris Kalani, who has been with Facebook since February 2011, announced in a post on the social network that he was leaving the company, giving no indication as to what his next move would be.
Facebook changed the icon that appears next to friends’ birthdays on users’ homepages into one resembling a birthday cake.
Facebook’s introduction earlier this month of icons depicting same-sex marriage drew the ire of religious activists in Russia, who mounted a campaign to ban the social network in the country.
Facebook followed up last year’s additions of in a civil union and in a domestic partnership as relationship status options with the introduction of new same-sex marriage icons, the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation announced.
In an attempt to make information about advertising on the social network more readily accessible, Facebook has begun placing a small icon depicting the megaphone symbol it uses to represent its ad products next to the word “sponsored” above its ad units.