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After simply adding \usepackage{blochsphere}, an unwanted extra blank page at the beginning of the document is added - what is going on here?

MWE:

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{blochsphere}

\title{error}
\begin{document}
\maketitle
    bla
\end{document}

logfile:

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closed as off-topic by Mensch, Stefan Pinnow, Raaja, Sebastiano, dexteritas Apr 3 at 8:44

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    Welcome to TeX.SX! I get no blank page. Can you show the log file from running that example code? – egreg Aug 10 '18 at 17:20
  • I tried with the version from the log (apparently 2015/09/15 and 2015/08/17 at the same time :P) and I get one page only. And according to CTAN there was one update only, so it doesn't seem to be an issue with the package... – Phelype Oleinik Aug 10 '18 at 17:29
  • I'm inclined to think that the issue is with TeXpad. – egreg Aug 10 '18 at 17:32
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    sure but it means that we can't reproduce the problem as we don't have the drivers. Ask the texpad support. – Ulrike Fischer Aug 10 '18 at 17:46
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    I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because the support of texpad should be asked ... – Mensch Apr 3 at 2:48