IFTTT and Intel Edison, Part 1: Pushbullet and Texts

As a way to create some interesting IoT projects I want to use the IFTTT (If This Than That) cloud service with the Intel Edison through node.js. Depending on latency and other unforeseen issues I am hoping to use this as a catch all IoT API framework. Turn on lights by tweeting at them! Turn on your fan when it gets hot! IoT! Stuff!