How to Encode H.265 (HEVC) Video on Mac OS X

Hardware support is probably still far away, but here’s how to do it
by Filip Truta, May 5th, 2014
 

FFmpeg 2.1 Launches with Native HEVC/H.265 Decoder Support

The latest version of FFmpeg can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, October 28th, 2013
 

H.265 Video Codec Approved, Here Comes the Second Web Video War

H.265 may have a harder time becoming ubiquitous like H.264
by Lucian Parfeni, January 26th, 2013
H.265 Is Coming to Reignite the Codec Wars

H.265 Is Coming to Reignite the Codec Wars

by Lucian Parfeni, August 24th, 2012
The codec supports huge resolutions and is twice as efficient as h.264