Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr

Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr

Your Bitcoin Lightning wallet and companion for accessing Bitcoin and Nostr apps, digital payments and passwordless logins.

  • Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr
  • Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr
  • Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr
  • Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr
  • Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr
What is Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr?
Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr is an all-in-one Chrome extension empowering you to send and receive Bitcoin seamlessly, engage with Nostr or Bitcoin-based apps, manage multiple wallets, and enjoy a secure, simplified digital payment experience. It supports LNURL vouchers, Liquid transactions offers passwordless logins with Lightning and Nostr, and encrypts your private keys to ensure data control and privacy.
Stats
Users: 90,000+
Rating: 4.30 (57)
Version: 3.8.1 (Last updated: 2024-05-27)
Creation date: 2021-11-16
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • nativeMessaging
  • notifications
  • scripting
  • storage
  • tabs
  • unlimitedStorage
Host permissions:
  • *://*/*
Size: 5.73M
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Alby - Bitcoin Lightning Wallet & Nostr
Alby - Bitcoin Lightning Wallet & Nostr (v3.8.1)
4.96 (26) 2,269+
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Summary

With the Alby Browser Extension, using Bitcoin on web becomes a smooth experience for everybody. You can use Alby to conveniently send & receive bitcoin payments, log into websites, use applications powered by Nostr or Bitcoin and much more... with just a few clicks!

Our mission is to make Bitcoin, the Lightning Network and Nostr more accessible to everybody. The Alby Browser Extension is your companion to navigate these ecosystems on the web.

With Alby you can: • Send & receive Bitcoin over the Lightning Network and onchain
• Use Bitcoin, Lightning and Nostr apps in your browser • Set custom budgets for the websites you use • Manage multiple Lightning Network wallets • Connect to your node, existing wallet or create a new one • Sign events and messages on the Nostr network without sharing your private key
• Passwordless logins with Lightning and Nostr

Additionally, the Alby Browser extension supports LNURL vouchers, Liquid transactions, Master Key generation, tipping on Twitter, YouTube, GitHub, Reddit and other websites, QR codes, payment notifications, WebLN as well as LNURL-auth lightning and NIP-07 authentication which makes interactions with Bitcoin apps on the web seamless.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • User-friendly interface
  • Excellent customer support
  • Simplified Bitcoin usage
Cons
  • Requirement for own lightning node or paid cloud node
  • Difficulties in obtaining invite code
  • Challenges with receiving SMS verification code
Most mentioned
  • Excellent customer support
  • Simplified Bitcoin usage
  • Invite code requirement
Recent reviews
≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫ ☎️ 𝐂𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐫 𝐒𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐍𝐮𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 ☎️ + 1 (208) 258 9190. ≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫ Bitget is the best crypto trading app due to its comprehensive features, user-friendly interface, and robust security measures. It offers a wide range of trading options, including spot trading, futures trading, and options trading, catering to the diverse needs of cryptocurrency investors. The public key is used to encrypt information and is your wallet address, and the private key allows you to decrypt the information, or access your bitcoin. This is the key you're storing and safeguarding. Your bitcoin ownership is safely recorded, stored, validated, and encrypted on the blockchain. ≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫≪ °❈° ≫
by payal agarwal payal agarwal, 2024-05-29

╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝ ☎️ 𝐂𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐫 𝐒𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐍𝐮𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 ☎️ + 1 (208) 258 9190. ╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝ “A Bitcoin wallet (and any crypto wallet, for that matter) is a digital wallet storing the encryption material giving access to a Bitcoin public address and enabling transactions,” says Alexandre Kech, CEO of Onchain Custodian, a custody service for digital assets. Creating an Alby account allows you to plug in your personal Bitcoin wallet to multiple apps. There is no need to deposit and withdraw funds anymore. Instead, you can spend and receive Bitcoin directly with your own wallet. ╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝╚══ ❀•°❀°•❀ ══╝
by Amrita Rao Amrita Rao, 2024-05-29

•┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• ☎️ 𝐂𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐫 𝐒𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐍𝐮𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 ☎️ + 1 (208) 258 9190. •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• Alby wallet is a browser extension that streamlines the use of Bitcoin and Nostr on the web, allowing users to connect their lightning wallets directly within their browser for easy and secure transactions. Users have praised its great UI, low fees, security, and simplicity, especially for beginners. It's also noted for its user-friendly nature for both beginners and advanced users, though some power users might find it feature-limited. •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈• •┈••✦ ❤ ✦••┈•
by porsh tune porsh tune, 2024-05-29
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Safety
Risk impact

Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Alby - Bitcoin Wallet for Lightning & Nostr is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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