In a most peculiar timing, as most of Mojang is on airplanes flying to Vegas for MineCon, we've found that Minecraft: PE has been released for iOS. Whether or not this was intentional time will only tell, but for now, go and swipe it up for a cool
Click here for the Apple Store page.
UPDATE: It appears that the app is not available until the 17th. So if it's not available for you, you may have to wait until then!