Steve Wozniak On Apple Security, Employee Termination, and Gray PowellJohn Herrman4/24/10 4:00pmFiled to: AppleSteve WozniakIphone 4Gray powellipadExclusiveTopwozSteve JobsFb6482EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkDuring last week's iPhone leak saga, Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, reached out to us with a story: The morning of the iPad launch, an engineer showed Woz an iPad for two minutes. For this he was fired.It's a story that paints Apple as many people already see the company: ruthlessly secretive, and even vindictive. It also sheds some light on the story of Gray Powell, an Apple engineer whose breach of secrecy was at once less intentional, more severe and infinitely more public—until now. In the words of Woz:ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.