Toshiba just notified us that they have released a software update to address the sleep/wake/resume issue plaguing the Thrive tablet. The problem that “a limited number” of users were experiencing was that the tablet would not wake up from standby. According to a Toshiba spokesperson, the software patch can be downloaded through the Thrive’s Toshiba Service Station application and should also enhance the multimedia playback of the device.
“A limited number of Thrive Tablet users have experienced a Resume issue when in Sleep mode. Toshiba has released a software update to resolve this issue, improving the sleep-and-resume performance, as well as enhancing the multimedia playback capabilities of the device. The software update can be downloaded through the Toshiba Service Station utility app found on the Thrive Tablet.” — Toshiba Spokesperson