According to Famitsu, the Wii's channel service is expecting some upgrades in the coming months with a TV schedule channel and an upgrade for the Wii store on the way.
"We think this will be a breakthrough in encouraging customers to spread news of fun games word of mouth. We also hope to spur more users to connect their Wiis to the Internet." Iwata noted.
Thanks to Jump_Button and Linkyshinks for the tip.